Pakistan Navy, ANF seize 1,500kg hashish in joint raid near Ormara

04:06 PM | 26 Nov, 2018
Pakistan Navy, ANF seize 1,500kg hashish in joint raid near Ormara
GWADAR - The Pakistan Navy Monday successfully carried out an anti-narcotics operation and recovered 1,500 kilograms of hashish worth millions of dollars near Ormara, Balochistan.

According to a spokesman of Pakistan Navy, the intelligence-based operation was carried out with help of the anti-narcotics force.

The Navy also took four drug peddlers into custody and an investigation into the matter is underway.

"Pakistan Navy is determined to fulfill its national obligations and to uphold the rule of law in the Indian Ocean," the spokesman added.

In September, the Pakistan Navy and Maritime Security Agency took three tonnes of hashish into possession from a boat in northern Arabian Ocean.

The seized narcotics was later handed over to relevant authorities.

The Navy says these operations are necessary to maintain law and order and the forces will continue to play their role in curbing illegal activities.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 20 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 20, 2024 (Monday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.35 for selling.

Euro stands at 297 for buying and 299.5 for selling while British Pound rate is 348.5 for buying, and 352 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.50.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 20 May 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.35
Euro EUR 297 299.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 348.5 352
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 76
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.5 74.25
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 747.77 755.77
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.49 38.89
Danish Krone DKK 40.25 40.65
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.96 36.31
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 913.28 922.28
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.69 59.29
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.45 171.45
Norwegian Krone NOK 25.67 25.97
Omani Riyal OMR 730.59 738.59
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.41 77.11
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 25.67 25.97
Swiss Franc CHF 309.01 311.51
Thai Baht THB 7.57 7.72


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