Pakistan to start COVID vaccine registration for entire population from tomorrow

01:05 PM | 26 May, 2021
Pakistan to start COVID vaccine registration for entire population from tomorrow

ISLAMABAD – Registration for vaccination against Covid-19 for all those aged above 19 will begin from tomorrow, NCOC head and Federal Planning Minister Asad Umar announced Wednesday.

Taking it to his official handle, the head of the country’s top monitoring body said Pakistan has decided to open up vaccination registration for all 19 years and above.

‘We decided to open up vaccination registration for all 19 years and above. This registration will start tomorrow’, the tweet of the PTI leader reads.

The tweet added ‘So now registration will be open for the entire national population which is approved by health experts for Covid vaccination’/

Earlier this month, Pakistan started vaccination for all aged 30 and above while walk-in vaccination service is available for all aged 40 and above.

On Tuesday, NCOC Chief said that over 268,000 people were vaccinated against the coronavirus (Covid-19) across Pakistan for the first time.

Pakistan has so far administered 5,843,059 Covid vaccine doses till now while 268,236 got inoculated on May 24.

Umar earlier explained that the authorities have started registrations for more age groups as vaccine supply in the south Asian country continues to improve and the country's vaccination capacity gets enhanced day by day.

A digital portal has been launched by the federal government for the registration through which a code was assigned to the person and then they can go to a designated vaccination centre and get a jab.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 24 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 24, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.5 for buying and 282.55 for selling.

On Saturday, Euro stands at 302  for buying and 305 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 352.5 for buying, and 356 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.1 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.35.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 24 February 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.5 282.55
Euro EUR 302 305
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352.5 356
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.1 76.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.35 75.1
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 743.88 751.88
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.89 39.29
Danish Krone DKK 40.38 40.78
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.76 36.11
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.79 917.79
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 726.53 734.53
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.76 77.46
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 317.87 320.37
Thai Bhat THB 7.79 7.94


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