Shopkeeper shoots robber in Karachi’s Malir

07:06 PM | 28 Mar, 2023
Shopkeeper shoots robber in Karachi’s Malir

KARACHI – A shopkeeper shot a man dead during a robbery bid at his shop in Karachi's Malir area.

The CCTV footage of the incident shows four men arriving at a battery shop on two motorcycles. Two of them break into the shop and two others stand guard outside. They take the shop owners and customers hostage and loot cash.

When they leave the shop, a man in a small room inside the shop opens fire and injures one of the robbers. Three others manage to flee.

The injured robber received multiple shots in his back. He tries to escape, but he can be seen in the CCTV footage collapsing on the service road.

Police reached the scene after the incident and took the injured robber to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) where he was pronounced dead. A case was registered and hunt launched for the arrest of the three fleeing robbers. 

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal - 23 February 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar and other currencies in the open market on February 23, 2024 (Friday)

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.5 for buying and 282.45 for selling.

Euro comes down to 301 for buying and 304 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 351.5 for buying, and 355 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 75.95 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.25.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 23 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 279.5 282.45
Euro EUR 301 304
UK Pound Sterling GBP 351.5 355
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.95 76.7
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.25 75
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 2.1 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.79 917.79
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.60 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 77.43
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 26.53 26.83
Swiss Franc CHF 317.87 320.87
Thai Bhat THB 7.79 7.94


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