Punjab government to cover veteran actor Rashid Mehmood's medical expenses

Web Desk 10:12 PM | 25 May, 2023
Punjab government to cover veteran actor Rashid Mehmood's medical expenses
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LAHORE – Rashid Mehmood is a highly acclaimed senior actor in the entertainment industry. He is widely recognized for his exceptional talent and contributions to the field of acting. With a distinguished career spanning several decades, Rashid Mehmood has garnered immense respect and admiration for his remarkable performances on screen. 

In response to the illness of the esteemed senior actor, the Punjab government has taken swift action and announced its commitment to cover all the expenses related to his treatment.

Caretaker information minister Amir Mir, recognizing the significance of Rashid Mehmood's contributions to the entertainment industry, has directed the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to ensure that the senior actor receives immediate and necessary medical attention at the government's expense.

Mir also emphasized that Rashid Mehmood holds a revered position as a senior actor, and no efforts will be spared to facilitate his treatment. The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Punjab has been instructed to ensure that Rashid Mehmood receives the best possible care.

Ali Nawaz Malik, the Punjab Information Secretary, further confirmed that Rashid Mehmood's treatment will be prioritized following the instructions received from Provincial Minister Amir Mir. The government is fully committed to supporting the senior actor during this challenging time.

His notable work has earned him prestigious accolades, including the Presidential Award, further solidifying his status as a revered figure in the industry.

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USD to PKR: Pakistani rupee remains stable against dollar as IMF talks underway

ISLAMABAD – Pakistani rupee remained stable against the US dollar as the market is looking for direction amid Pakistan’s ongoing negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Amid the economic uncertainty, the local currency remained unchanged against the greenback, moving up 0.01 percent during the opening hours of trading. Before noon, PKR was hovering at 285.40 in the interbank.

In contrast to the inter-bank, the dollar continued its upward trajectory in the open market and is reportedly available at Rs315, as the gap between the official rate and open market rate is Rs30 per dollar.

As the money market is waiting for a positive development from the economic front, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Mission Chief to Pakistan said they continued engagement with Islamabad focusing on the restoration of foreign exchange proper market functioning, with special on the upcoming budget.

Today's gold rates in Pakistan – May 30 2023

KARACHI - The price of a single tola of 24-karat gold in Pakistan is Rs 232,700 on Tuesday.The price of 10 grams of 24k gold was recorded at Rs199,510.   

Likewise, 10 grams of 22k gold were being traded for Rs163,624 while a single tola of 22-karat gold was being sold at Rs 190,880.

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 232,700 PKR 2,500
Karachi PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Islamabad PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Peshawar PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Quetta PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Sialkot PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Attock PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Gujranwala PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Jehlum PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Multan PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Bahawalpur PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Gujrat PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Nawabshah PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Chakwal PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Hyderabad PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Nowshehra PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Sargodha PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Faisalabad PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500
Mirpur PKR 232,700 PKR 2,500


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