SHARQPUR - Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has reiterated his call for national unity on the Charter of Economy for strengthening the foundations of the country.
Addressing a ceremony in honor of students who studied from Danish schools in Lahore on Saturday, he said the risk of default is gone due to agreement with the IMF and now we should convert this breathing space into opportunity.
Shehbaz Sharif said the obstacles can be removed from the path of development if we get over our differences and become united.
He said the elite of the country criticized his decision to establish Danish schools and despite the opposition the schools were opened in South Punjab.
The Prime Minister said fifty thousand students are getting education in Danish schools and they are securing a prominent position in society due to their hard work.
On appeal of a medical student, he requested the Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister to reinitiate the laptop distribution scheme in the province.
Earlier the Prime Minister distributed cash awards among the students of Danish Schools who got high positions in academic excellence.
Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 24, 2024.
In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.5 for buying and 282.55 for selling.
On Saturday, Euro stands at 302 for buying and 305 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.5 for buying, and 356 for selling.
UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.1 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.
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