Eid ul Fitr 2024: Six holidays expected in Pakistan this year

12:02 PM | 25 Mar, 2024
Eid ul Fitr 2024: Six holidays expected in Pakistan this year
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The first half of Ramadan is about to end and Pakistanis are curious about when they will celebrate Eid ul Fitr 2024.

Reports shared online citing Met Dep. sources claimed that people in South Asian nation will enjoy 6 holidays on Islamic festival.

As per the prediction, Eidul Fitr is expected to be held on April 10. Pakistanis are expected to observe 29 fasts this year. Eid holidays start a day which is known as 'Chand Raat'. 

The report said the government will announce 4 holidays from April 9-April 12, which will be followed by weekend. Meanwhile, the final decision on the holiday schedule will be made after consultations with the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) and other relevant departments.

As per the Cabinet Division’s list, Eid holidays have been marked from April 10 until April 12. If the government follows the same schedule, Pakistanis will get five holidays.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


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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