RAWALPINDI – Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa chaired Corps Commanders Conference at GHQ on Tuesday, said ISPR.
According to the media wing of Pakistan Army, the participants took comprehensive review of global, regional and domestic security environment with particular focus on situation along borders especially LoC/Working Boundary and Pak-Afghan border.
The forum was apprised about evolving operational imperatives and corresponding strategy to meet upcoming challenges. The Army chief expressed satisfaction over Army’s operational readiness in view of emerging security threats.
CCC chaired by #COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa held at GHQ. The participants took comprehensive review of global, regional & domestic security environment with particular focus on situation along borders especially LOC / Working Boundary & Pak-Afghan Border (1/6) pic.twitter.com/yG5ZjXE0rU— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) May 25, 2021
Reviewing recent developments in Afghan peace process and its attendant effects on security situation especially along Pak-Afghan Border, forum reaffirmed Pakistan’s support for regional peace and stability.
Taking serious note of the recent cross border firing incidents from Afghanistan and regrouping of terrorist leadership/ outfits across, the forum expressed hope that Afghanistan soil will not be used against Pakistan. In light of emerging regional security situation, Pakistan has taken effective border control / management measures and the same is expected from Afghanistan to deny any space to spoilers of peace, forum reiterated.
The conference also especially reviewed situation in newly merged districts of KP and Balochistan and stressed upon fast paced socio-economic development of these areas to capitalise on hard earned peace to bring enduring stability.
COAS General Bajwa appreciated formations for all out support to civil administration amidst ongoing third wave of COVID-19 that has contributed in bringing significant reduction in spread of the pandemic & controlling its adverse effects, ISPR concluded.
Pakistani rupee witnessed marginal losses against US dollar, and other currencies in the open market.
On Wednesday, the dollar was being quoted at 285.6 for selling and 288.65 for buying purposes.
Euro price stands at 312 for buying and 315 for selling. British Pound rate stands at 360 for buying, and 363 for selling.
UAE Dirham AED stands at 78.25 whereas the Saudi Riyal also witnessed fall and new price stands at 76.25.
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||360||363|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||36.24||36.59|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||173.44||175.44|
KARACHI – The gold price moved up down in the local market in line with massive increase in international market.
On Wednesday, the single tola of 24 Karat gold was available at Rs218,000, and the price for 10-gram gold saw an increase of Rs943 to reach Rs186,900.
Meanwhile, the 22 Karat Gold price stands at Rs199,830, 21 karat rate for each tola is Rs190,750 and 18k gold rate hoveres around Rs163,500.00.
In international market, the price of precious metal went up by $29 to settle at $2,044 per ounce.
|Lahore||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Karachi||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Islamabad||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Peshawar||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Quetta||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Sialkot||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Attock||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Gujranwala||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Jehlum||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Multan||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Gujrat||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Nawabshah||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Chakwal||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Hyderabad||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Nowshehra||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Sargodha||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Faisalabad||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|
|Mirpur||PKR 218,000||PKR 2,610|