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High Commissioner makes urgent appeal to British Pakistanis for flood relief donations

09:43 PM | 26 Aug, 2022
High Commissioner makes urgent appeal to British Pakistanis for flood relief donations

Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK Moazzam Ahmad Khan has made an urgent appeal to the British Pakistanis, community/professional organizations, and the British friends of Pakistan for their generous donations to the Prime Minister’s Flood Relief Fund.

The devastation caused by the floods has badly affected 33 million people in Pakistan.

The High Commissioner has called upon the British Pakistanis to come forward, as always in times of natural calamities, to provide relief for their brothers and sisters in these testing times.

Head of Chancery, Muhammad Aneel Zafar has been designated as the Focal Person for the Fund at the High Commission. He can be contacted for any queries/facilitation on the following phone number: Office: 0044 207 6649 298; Cell:0044 7466 800693.

The donations can be sent through the following:

1. Roshan Digital Account (RDA) Holders: Banks have been advised to include the "PM flood Relief Fund" on Roshan Samaji Khidmat" page. The RDA holders can donate by just clicking the fund icon.

2. Wire transfer: They can send the donations through wire transfer in any bank in Pakistan for credit to the fund account. The IBAN of each bank is *available on its website.

3. Donations can be made through Money Transfer/Business Operators, Exchange Houses etc. On the lines of remittances.

The funds so received by banks are settled with the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on a daily basis through RTGS.

The overseas donors can send the donations in any bank in Pakistan by just mentioning the name of the Fund i.e., " Prime Minister’s Flood Relief Fund 2022". The donations will reach the fund account with the State Bank of Pakistan through banks.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 21 April 2024

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US Dollar and other currencies on April 21, 2024. 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 - 21 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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