Class-nine student commits suicide in Khairpur

11:58 AM | 29 Aug, 2016
Class-nine student commits suicide in Khairpur
SUKKUR (Web Desk) - A class nine student hailing from Ali Abad village in Khairpur district committed suicide here on Friday.

According to the details, the student was enrolled in a private school in Ranipur. On Friday, his body was found hanging  from a rope tied to a ventilator. The boy was rushed to the hospital but it was too late.

The family of the boy initially concealed the incident however the local police reached the spot and recorded the statements of the victims’ family members.

Miscellaneous reasons were reported behind the suicide. It was speculated that teenager committed suicide because his father was unable to pay his school fee. However, a close relative of the deceased gainsaid theses reports and expressed that the father of student was affluent.

Reports that the victim was suffering from mental woes also surfaced however the actual reason behind the suicide has yet to be ascertained.

*The names have been intentionally omitted to conceal identities*

The writer is a civil servant.


US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Pound, Riyal Rate in Pakistan Today - Currency Rates 20 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 20, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.15 for buying and 280.85 for selling. Euro's buying rate remains stable at 301.35 and selling rate is 303.25.

British Pound rate is 354.85 for buying, and 358.35 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.70.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.15 280.85
Euro EUR 301.35 303.25
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354.85 358.35
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.7 74.42
Australian Dollar AUD 184.75 186.55
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.15 749.15
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.5 205.5
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 36.05 36.05
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.4 26.7
Swiss Franc CHF 309.05 311.55
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65


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