Ghazala Ansari lauds tournament committee for hosting event in historic manner

06:51 PM | 22 Feb, 2023
Ghazala Ansari lauds tournament committee for hosting event in historic manner

LAHORE – Iconic golfer Ghazala Ansari has thanked all the lady golfers who had come together to organize, conduct and participate in the Challenge Cup, saying it was organized in a historic and professional manner.  

Sharing an expressive gratitude note at the culmination of a successful 2nd Ghazala Ansari Challenge Cup, Ghazala Ansari said that it was delightful to notice the rise of ladies’ golf in Pakistan. She particularly acknowledged Dr Asma Shami, the chief organizer’s relentless efforts in developing ladies golf in Pakistan at the national and international level. However, her exclusive contribution in conception of the idea of recognizing the icons of yesteryears and highlighting their achievements is a noble cause.  

Dr Shami’s highly devoted and enthusiastic team comprising Munazza Shaheen as Chief Referee, Mamoona Azam, the Coordinator and Bela Azam, Tournament Director and Sponsors, whose combined efforts ensured that this unique event was conducted in the most exemplary manners. 

She especially praised the Management of the Gymkhana Golf Club for their exceptional arrangements for the conduct of the event including keeping the course in the best condition. It is worth mentioning that Ghazala Ansari was a proud golfer from Lahore Gymkhana Golf Club, her victories and triumphs root back to her club as she worked hard to stand as the greatest lady golfer ever produced by Pakistan. 

For this exquisite event, more than 75 ladies gathered to compete and showed great golfing skills, appropriately complimenting Ghazala Ansari’s remarkable career.  

Ghazala Ansari further revered the sponsors, Mrs. Bela Azam, and stated that the interest of resourceful entities to support such a cause shows the sensitivity and eagerness to give back to society and build the accurate culture of eulogizing the heroes. It is worth mentioning that Mrs. Bela Azam was also the sole financial sponsor of this prestigious event. All funding was provided by her brand ‘Jhulke’. 

It merits special mention that, besides producing very high-quality leather products, most of which are exported, this Firm also displays a creditable level of social responsibility. In fact, it was amongst the biggest contributors to the welfare of the temporarily unemployed caddies of Gymkhana Golf Club during the initial stages of the COVID pandemic.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates Today - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 14 July 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 14, 2024 (Sunday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.8 for buying and 280.75 for selling. Euro's buying rate moves up to 301.25 and selling rate is 303.15.

British Pound rate is 355.15 for buying, and 358.65 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.65.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.8 280.75
Euro EUR 301.25  303.15
UK Pound Sterling GBP 355.15 358.65
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.65 74.37
Australian Dollar AUD 184.55 186.35
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741 749
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.75 205.75
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.43
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 309.15 311.65
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65


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