PM Shehbaz, COAS Munir attend funeral ceremony of Sepoy Haroon William

06:26 PM | 22 Jun, 2024
PM Shehbaz, COAS Munir attend funeral ceremony of Sepoy Haroon William

RAWALPINDI – Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff General Asim Munir attended the funeral service of Sepoy Haroon William at Saint Paul’s Church, Rawalpindi on Saturday.

Sepoy William, a Christian soldier of Pakistan Army, was among five personnel who embraced martyrdom in Kurram IED explosion a day earlier while on duty in counter terrorism operations.

Several ministers, senior civil and military officers, soldiers, citizens, and relatives of the martyr are also attended the last rituals.

Sepoy Haroon William, who was resident of Islamabad, was laid to rest with full military honors in Rawalpindi. .

The prime minister lauded the contributions and sacrifices of the Christian fraternity, lauding their role in the country's progress.

He emphasised that the Armed Forces of Pakistan are a cohesive unit, comprising individuals from diverse backgrounds, striving for the collective defence of the state.

COAS Munir honoured the sacrifice of Sepoy Haroon William, Sepoy Anosh Rufun, and their comrades, saying that their unity and bravery exemplify the strength of the nation.

He reaffirmed that the nation will always be indebted to their services and sacrifices for the honor of the motherland.


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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