Key bearer of Kaaba Sheikh Saleh Al-Shaibi dies after prolonged illness

04:40 PM | 22 Jun, 2024
Key bearer of Kaaba Sheikh Saleh Al-Shaibi dies after prolonged illness
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MAKKAH – Dr. Sheikh Saleh bin Zain Al-Abidin Al-Shaibi, the keeper of the key of the holy Kaaba, died after prolonged illness. 

Saudi King Shah Salman bin Abdul Aziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have expressed grief over the demise of the Sheikh Saleh. 

Meanwhile, Pakistan Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has expressed condolence and grief over the death of key bearer of Kaaba.

In his condolence message, the prime minister prayed for high ranks of the deceased and patience for his family.

He said Dr. Sheikh Saleh Al-Shaibi had the unique honor of being the key bearer of the Kaaba and every Muslim is proud of his fate for having such an honor.

The premier said the sequence of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)'s recommendation regarding the Key of Kaaba continues. Dr Sheikh Saleh Al-Shaibi was the 109th key holder of Kaaba.


US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal Rate in Pakistan Today Open Market Rates - 15 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 15, 2024 (Monday) 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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