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Who will be included in Punjab CM Maryam Nawaz’s cabinet?

03:02 PM | 27 Feb, 2024
Who will be included in Punjab CM Maryam Nawaz’s cabinet?
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LAHORE – The cabinet of newly-elected Punjab Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz Sharif will be formed in two phase as 16 members will be included in the first phase.

The daughter of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif took oath as the first woman chief minister of Pakistan after he was elected by the provincial assembly a day earlier.

Reports said the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has completed consultation with its allies regarding the formation of the provincial cabinet.

In initial phase, 13 PML-N members, two PML-Q and one from Istehkam-e-Pakistan Party (IPP) would be named for the 16-member cabinet.

Reports said Begum Zakia Shahnawaz, Marriyum Aurangzeb, Khawaja Salman Rafique, Khawaja Imran Nazir, Bilal Yasin, Mujtaba Shujarur Rehman, Khizar Hussain Mazari, Manshaullah Butt, Ashiq Kirmani, Naeem Khan Bhabha, Uzma Bukhari, Faisal Ayub, Sher Ali Gorchani, Ahmed Khan Leghari, Raheela Khadim Hussain and Sibtain Bukhari are expected to be included in the cabinet.

In the second phase, Malik Asif, Akhtar Bosal, Power zaman, Fida Hussain, Malik Tanveer, Aslam Malik, Asad Khokhar, Farrukh Javed and Salman Naeem would be roped in.

PML-Q’s Chaudhry Shaffay Hussain and IPP leader Ghazanfar Cheena would also be named in the chief minister’ cabinet.


Pakistani rupee rate against US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - Check 14 April forex rates

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 14, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Sunday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 14 April 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 299.95 302.9
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.45
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 182.7 184.5
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.38 747.38
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206.2
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.91 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.92 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 167.63 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.38 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.35 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.61 7.76


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