Wapda players continue to shine in National Ju-Jitsu Championship

Web Desk 11:09 AM | 24 Aug, 2022
Wapda players continue to shine in National Ju-Jitsu Championship

LAHORE – Wapda players maintained their dominance by winning 11 gold medals so far in the 13th National Men/Women Ju-Jitsu Championship 2022 here on Wednesday at Nishtar Park Sports Complex Gymnasium Hall.

On the second day of the national championship, the matches were conducted in 12 categories and Wapda players once again excelled by winning 7 more gold medals to take their tally to 11 golds. Punjab and Navy jointly earned the second position with total four gold medals each while Police secured total two gold medals for the third position. A large number of ju-jitsu enthusiasts and sports lovers were there to cheer their favourite teams. 

At the end of the second day’s matches, a prize distribution ceremony was conducted which was graced by IOC Member in Pakistan Syed Shahid Ali as chief guest, who gave away prizes and medals to the winners of different categories. He lauded the winning players for their efforts and hard work that led them to earn gold medals while he also encouraged the losing ones, urging them to work harder and improve their games, saying soon they will also be on the podium.

Syed Shahid also appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Ju-Jitsu Federation and especially its president Khalil Ahmed Khan as under his dynamic leadership, Pakistan ju-jitsu players have been shinning in the mega events across the world and winning international laurels for the country. “I am very hopeful that our youngsters and professional players will train harder for the upcoming international events and win more medals and glories for Pakistan.” 

PJJF President Khalil Ahmed Khan also thanked Syed Shahid Ali for sparing his precious time and witnessing the matches of the current and future stars of the country with keen interest. He informed the chief guest about the recent performances of ju-jitsu players and also told him about the upcoming events, where the men in green will participate and try to win more glories for the country. 

“There is a lot of talent in the country but the need of the hour is to provide this talent all the basic and latest facilities, financial support and maximum international exposure as this is the only way to help Pakistan players dominate in the game of ju-jitsu and bring international laurels for Pakistan.”

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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 February 8, 2023 (Wednesday).

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 276.9 280.15
Euro EUR 296.12 296.74
UK Pound Sterling GBP 331.78 332.48
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.06 75.36
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.48 73.79
Australian Dollar AUD 190.31 192.71
Bahrain Dinar BHD 732.23 740.23
Canadian Dollar CAD 205.22 207.42
China Yuan CNY 40.72 41.12
Danish Krone DKK 39.92 40.32
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.08 35.45
Indian Rupee INR 3.35 3.46
Japanese Yen JPY 2.5 2.54
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 900.32 909.32
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 64.65 65.25
New Zealand Dollar NZD 174.19 176.18
Norwegians Krone NOK 27.12 27.41
Omani Riyal OMR 715.11 723.11
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 75.64 76.34
Singapore Dollar SGD 208.03 210.03
Swedish Korona SEK 26.1 26.4
Swiss Franc CHF 297.31 299.81
Thai Bhat THB 8.25 8.4

KARACHI – The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs199,500 on Wednesday. The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs171,040.

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs167,318 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 195,157.

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.

City Gold Silver
Lahore PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Karachi PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Islamabad PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Peshawar PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Quetta PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Sialkot PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Attock PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Gujranwala PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Jehlum PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Multan PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Bahawalpur PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Gujrat PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Nawabshah PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Chakwal PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Hyderabad PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Nowshehra PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Sargodha PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Faisalabad PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340
Mirpur PKR 199,500 PKR 2,340


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