RAWALPINDI – A woman was martyred and three others injured after Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control, said the military’s media wing on Tuesday.
According to the ISPR, Indian troops committed ceasefire violation in Hotspring and Jandrot Sectors along LOC deliberately targeting civil population with mortars and heavy weapons.
“A 50 years old woman embraced shahadat while 3 citizens including a 4 year minor Nayab got injured. The injured evacuated to nearby medical facility for necessary treatment,” read the official statement.
The incident comes days after the Indian army targeted a vehicle of the United Nations, carrying two military observers, on the Pakistani side along the LoC.
The UN peace keepers however remained safe in the incident but their vehicle was damaged with gunshots.
KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on February 8, 2023 (Wednesday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||331.78||332.48|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||35.08||35.45|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.19||176.18|
KARACHI – Gold prices fell on Wednesday for the third straight day in local markets, after hitting aan all-time high in previous week.
The per tola price of 24 carats gold in Pakistan dropped by Rs2,000 to settle at Rs198,000 while the price of 10 grams decreased by Rs1715 to reach Rs169753.
On Monday, the gold price witnessed a drop of Rs200 per tola to close at Rs204,300.
In the international market, the commodity witnessed an upward trend as per ounce price reached to $1,880 after an increase of $11 dollars.