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Funeral of Asad Umar's brother to be held today

11:34 AM | 25 Jun, 2018
Funeral of Asad Umar's brother to be held today
KARACHI - The funeral prayers for Tariq Umar, the elder brother of Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s senior leader Asad Umar, will be performed on Monday.

Tariq Umar was one of the six sons of Major General (retd) Ghulam Umar, who was a close aide to General Yahya Khan.  He was suffering from lung cancer and was under treatment at a private hospital in Karachi; he breathed his last on Sunday.

His funeral prayers will be offered after Asr prayers at Sultan Masjid in DHA, Karachi. He will be buried at the army graveyard at Chanesar Goth.

Asad Umar and Zubair Umar took to the microblogging site Twitter to thank their followers and party supporters for sending in condolence messages.

Moreover, former Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif extended condolences to Tariq’s family in a Twitter message.


The writer is a civil servant.


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - Pakistani rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 23 April 2024

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US Dollar and other currencies on April 22, 2024 Monday in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro stands at 293 for buying and 296 for selling while British Pound hovers at 342.25 for buying, and 345.65 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.20 and Saudi Riyal's new rate was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 23 April 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 293 296
UK Pound Sterling GBP 342.5 346
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.2 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 181 182.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.55 748.55
Canadian Dollar CAD 201 203
China Yuan CNY 38.47 38.87
Danish Krone DKK 39.78 40.18
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.53 35.88
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86 1.94
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.11 912.11
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.08 58.68
New Zealand Dollar NZD 164.22 166.22
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.61 25.91
Omani Riyal OMR 723.2 731.2
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.45 77.15
Singapore Dollar SGD 204.5 206.5
Swedish Korona SEK 25.31 25.61
Swiss Franc CHF 305.47 307.97
Thai Bhat THB 7.56 7.71


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