ISTANBUL – A rescue team from Pakistan witnessed a warming gesture by people of Turkiye before leaving for the homeland after wrapping up their operations to help victims of the devastating earthquake.
The Pakistani Embassy in Turkiye shared a video on Twitter shows the Rescue 1122 team receiving a loud round of applause at the airport as they headed to board the flight.
While operating in Adiyaman and Hatay, the team carried out six people alive from the debris and facilitated many more with their expertise and equipment.
Fatima, #TurkiyeQuakes survivor to team @Rescue1122Pak 🎥⬇️— Pakistan Embassy Türkiye (@PakinTurkiye) February 23, 2023
With hope & commitment ,they saved many lives .They saved me as well.They cared for our people. You are our brothers & sisters.
We were in pain & you were here with all help. Thank you ‼️‼️
🇵🇰🇹🇷 Birlikte Güçlüyüz pic.twitter.com/DbwnWifCDv
A survivor of the deadly earthquake, Fatima, praised the rescue team. “With hope & commitment, they saved many lives .They saved me as well. They cared for our people. You are our brothers & sisters.We were in pain & you were here with all help,” she said.
A deadly earthquake of 7.8 magnitude hit Turkey and Syria on Feb 6, flatting hundreds of buildings. The death toll in both countries has risen above 47,000 with over 43,000 fatalities in Turkiye.
KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on September 24, 2023 (Sunday).
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||372.5||376|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||37.93||38.28|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.23||176.23|
KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 214,700 on Monday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs184,070.
Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs168,730 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs196,807.
Note: The gold rate in Pakistan is fluctuating according to the international market so the price is never been fixed. The below rates are provided by local gold markets and Sarafa Markets of different cities.
|Lahore||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Karachi||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Islamabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Peshawar||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Quetta||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Sialkot||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Attock||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Gujranwala||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Jehlum||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Multan||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Gujrat||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Nawabshah||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Chakwal||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Hyderabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Nowshehra||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Sargodha||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Faisalabad||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|
|Mirpur||PKR 214,700||PKR 2,590|