Pakistani celebs who left the world in 2020

06:50 PM | 25 Dec, 2020
Pakistani celebs who left the world in 2020

The year 2020 will keep us haunting forever as we lost many beloved personalities in 2020.

Here's a list of the famous figures from the Pakistani entertainment industry that died this year.

Sabiha Khanum

Inarguably the greatest actress of the Pakistani screen, Sabiha Khanum passed away in June this year in the US state of Virginia.

Her performances in films like Sassi (1954), Gumnam (1954), Dulla Bhatti (1956), Waadah (1957), Devar Bhabhi (1967) and Ek Gunah Aur Sahi (1975) are talked about in admiration by Pakistanis of an older generation even today.

Tariq Aziz

Renowned actor, composer, writer and poet Tariq Aziz passed away in June this year.

The Radio and television anchor was 84. He’s famous for Pakistan Television’s (PTV) quiz show Neelam Ghar, first aired in 1974, later renamed the Tariq Aziz Show and lately as Bazm-e-Tariq Aziz.

Tariq Aziz was the first face to appear on television in Pakistan and also been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan between 1997 and 1999.

Firdous Begum

Pakistani actress Firdous Begum, known for her character ‘Heer’ in the classical Punjabi movie Heer Ranjha passed away at Lahore’s hospital on December 16.

She has appeared in over 150 Pakistani films. She died of brain hemorrhage at 73.

Zara Abid

Pakistani model and actress won "Best Female Model" at the Hum Style Awards in January this year.

She made her film debut in Chaudhry, directed by Azeem Sajjad. She was one of the passengers who died aboard PIA Flight 8303, which crashed in Karachi, on 22nd May,2020.

Amanullah Khan

Amanullah Khan, the King of Comedy, was regarded as one of the best comedians in the Indian subcontinent. The Punjabi theatre performer, comedian and TV artist passed away on March 6, 2020 after suffering from a long illness.

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Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 25 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 25, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 293.5 and selling rate is 297.2 while British Pound rate is 348.5 for buying, and 351.45 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.05 and Saudi Riyal at 72.95.

Currency Rates in Pakistan

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.65
Euro EUR 293.5 297.2
UK Pound Sterling GBP 348.5 351.45
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.05 75.85
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.95 73.85
Australian Dollar AUD 182.2 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.58 748.58
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 39.91 40.31
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.67 36.02
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 907.74 916.74
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.38 172.38
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.38 26.68
Omani Riyal OMR 723.26 731.26
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.5 77.2
Singapore Dollar SGD 72.95 73.85
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 311.53 314.03
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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