RAWALPINDI – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has inaugurated various healthcare projects of Fauji Foundation, the military's media wing said on Sunday.
The outgoing chief was briefed on newly constructed projects including Artificial Limb Centre (ALC) -- a state of the art facility offering modern solutions in its field -- and Foundation University Nursing College, which has the capacity to accommodate 396 students, and a hospital which is a private patient care facility having 40 clinics and 146 beds , functioning under the umbrella of Fauji Foundation.
Over 1.5 million patients are treated every year at Fauji Foundation medical facilities across Pakistan.
Chief of Army Staff (#COAS) #GeneralQamarJavedBajwa inaugurated various healthcare projects of #FaujiFoundation on Sunday. Over 1.5 million patients are treated every year at Fauji Foundation medical facilities across #Pakistan.#ISPR pic.twitter.com/GBNYMFOtmo— Daily Pakistan Global (@dailypakistangl) November 27, 2022
COAS Bajwa expressed his satisfaction over Fauji foundation’s role and contribution as it is "playing a vital role in providing both welfare in terms of job opportunities free healthcare facilities to veterans, their families and also caters for a large number of civilian/private patients across the country," according to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Pakistani rupee remained stable against the US dollar, and other currencies in the open market on Friday.
On Friday, the US dollar remained stable and was being quoted at 283.2 for buying and 286.15 for selling.
Euro comes down to 308 for buying and 311 for selling. British Pound rate dropped to 358.5 for buying, and 362 for selling.
UAE Dirham AED witnessed slight drop and new rate stands at 77.4 whereas the Saudi Riyal remained stable at 76.
Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
|UK Pound Sterling||GBP||358.5||362|
|Hong Kong Dollar||HKD||36.41||36.71|
|New Zealand Dollar||NZD||174.54||176.54|
Gold price in Pakistan increased as the yellow metal witnessed an upward trend in the international market.
On Friday, the price of a single tola of 24-karat gold stands at Rs217,400 and 10 grams of 24k gold costs Rs186,390.
Single tola of 22 Karat Gold costs Rs199,282, 21 karat rate for per tola is Rs190,225 and 18k gold rate is Rs163,050 each tola.
In the global market, gold prices hover at around $2026, gaining $8.30 on Friday.
Today Gold Price in Pakistan (8 December 2023)
|Lahore||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Karachi||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Islamabad||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Peshawar||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Quetta||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Sialkot||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Attock||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Gujranwala||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Jehlum||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Multan||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Bahawalpur||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Gujrat||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Nawabshah||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Chakwal||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Hyderabad||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Nowshehra||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Sargodha||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Faisalabad||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|
|Mirpur||PKR 217,400||PKR 2,583|