Assistant Director NAB tortured in Azad Kashmir

10:09 PM | 27 Jan, 2016
Assistant Director NAB tortured in Azad Kashmir
MIRPUR (Web Desk) - A senior official of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) was purportedly tortured in Mirpur, Azad Kashmir on Wednesday.

According to Samaa TV,  when a NAB team raided the residence of former AJK president Raja Zulqarnain.

NAB team raided the residence in connection with investigations of rental power scandal.

Former AJK president is being investigated for Rs128 million corruption reference while his son is already under custody.

Assistant Director NAB Asghar Khan was tortured by security guards posted at the residence.

Sardar Abid, AJK Information Minister, said that NAB has no jurisdiction in Azad Kashmir, which has its own anti-graft laws.

He said that the raid was carried out without any permission.

But a NAB spokesman maintained that the raid was conducted in accordance with the law, adding AJK government was also informed prior to the raid.


Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 25 Feb 2024 forex rates

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar in the open market on February 25, 2024 (Sunday).

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.

Euro currently 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 - 25 Feb 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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