Cop involved in kidnapping of PPP MPA's son, claim police

10:56 AM | 24 Aug, 2017
Cop involved in kidnapping of PPP MPA's son, claim police

KARACHI - In the case of kidnapping the son of PPP MPA Ghulam Murtaza Baloch, a police official has been allegedly found involved in the abduction, ARY News reported.

On Wednesday, police recovered Baloch's son, Hayat who was abducted in Karachi earlier this week from Gadap Town area.

During the operation, the police killed five alleged kidnappers, said SSP Malir Rao Anwar on Wednesday during a press conference.

The ARY News quoting the SSP said that one of the killed suspects was a police official, who was deployed in Shikarpur but had worked in Karachi to assist census process. The police official has been identified as Mukhtar.

On Tuesday, unknown men had kidnapped Baloch's son Hayat at gunpoint from the same area and demanded Rs10 million ransom from the family.


Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 22 February 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 22, 2024 (Thursday)

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.6 for buying and 282.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 300.2 for buying and 303.2 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 350.6 for buying, and 354.1 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.2 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.45.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 22 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.6 282.4
Euro EUR 300.2 303.2
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.6 354.1
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.2 76.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.45 75.2
Australian Dollar AUD 181.15 183.15
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.32 751.32
Canadian Dollar CAD 207.15 209.15
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.41 911.41
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.96 733.96
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207.1 209.1
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 316.9 319.4
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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