Wife of former PU VC Mujahid Kamran summoned by NAB

10:42 AM | 25 Nov, 2017
Wife of former PU VC Mujahid Kamran summoned by NAB
LAHORE - National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Lahore has summoned the wife, Associate Professor Shazia Qureshi of Punjab University’s former vice-chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Mujahid Kamran regarding her appointment.

The professor has been directed to appear before NAB officials on December 4 to record her statement after reports emerged regarding her appointment/promotion contrary to varsity rules.

According to a notice issued to Shazia Qureshi on November 23, the Bureau has asked her to appear before accountability watchdog pertaining to multiple appointments in Punjab university.

In December 2016, Dr Mujahid Kamran was removed from his post on the orders of Lahore High Court (LHC) after about nine years, of which he twice served as VC and was on an extension for the third time.

NAB is investigating the former Punjab University VC for his alleged role in illegal appointments made during his tenure.

The writer is a civil servant.


Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 22 February 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 22, 2024 (Thursday)

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.6 for buying and 282.4 for selling.

Euro comes down to 300.2 for buying and 303.2 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 350.6 for buying, and 354.1 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.2 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.45.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 22 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.6 282.4
Euro EUR 300.2 303.2
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.6 354.1
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.2 76.95
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.45 75.2
Australian Dollar AUD 181.15 183.15
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.32 751.32
Canadian Dollar CAD 207.15 209.15
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.74 36.09
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 902.41 911.41
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.6 59.2
New Zealand Dollar NZD 171.68 173.68
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.43 26.73
Omani Riyal OMR 725.96 733.96
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207.1 209.1
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 316.9 319.4
Thai Bhat THB 7.93 8.08


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