Qasim Ali Shah faces heat online after being appointed as Chairman Alhamra Arts Council’s BoG

02:46 PM | 22 Feb, 2023
Qasim Ali Shah faces heat online after being appointed as Chairman Alhamra Arts Council’s BoG
Source: @Official_QAS/Twitter

LAHORE – Noted educationist and motivational speaker Qasim Ali Shah continues to make headlines since he made controversial statements against PTI chief Imran Khan.

While the popular motivational speaker is still facing the wrath of PTI followers for his criticism of the former prime minister, Qasim Ali Shah has been named as Chairman Board of Governors of Lahore Arts Council.

Shah took to social media to share the development. In the picture, he can be seen sitting in his new office of the Lahore Arts Council.

His appointment by caretaker Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi, a close ally of ruling alliance, has triggered reactions online as he was accused to be awarded the position for his criticism of the PTI chairman.

Here’s how people reacted:

Who is Qasim Ali Shah?

Shah, an author of 12 books on diverse topics, has been running a science academy for high school and intermediate students in Lahore for the last 20 years. He brought innovation in teaching methods and became a trend-setter in the field of modern learning techniques.

He has been associated with the Punjab Judicial Academy. Since 2017, the Qasim Ali Shah Foundation has been offering training to young people in Lahore. As a broadcaster, Qasim Ali Shah hosted a radio programme titled Manzil Ka Musafir.

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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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