SHO involved in kidnapping for ransom arrested in Karachi

01:49 PM | 29 Aug, 2016
SHO involved in kidnapping for ransom arrested in Karachi
KARACHI (Web Desk) - Anti-Violent Crime Cell (AVCC) on Sunday arrested a Station House Officer (SHO) for allegedly kidnapping two traders for ransom in the metropolis.

According to Senior Superintendent of Police East (SSP) AVCC Tariq Dharejo, SHO Saleem Rajpoot of Tipu Sultan police station kidnapped two traders from Baldia Saeedabad and demanded Rs20 lac ransom from their families.

With the aid of technology AVCC police interrogated the case and found proofs of the SHO’s involvement.On a tip-off, AVCC raided Tipu Sultan police station and arrested the SHO.

The SSP also stated that Saleem Rajpoot was deployed in the area two days before. Moreover, raids are underway to arrest the accomplices of the accused.

A separate case is being registered against the accused in east zone police station.


The writer is a civil servant.


Currency Rates Today - Pakistani Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 25 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 25, 2024 (Thursday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279 for buying and 280.75 for selling. Euro's buying rate moved up to 301.75 and selling rate is 303.85.

British Pound rate is 356 for buying, and 360.25 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.65 and Saudi Riyal hovered at 73.90.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279 280.75
Euro EUR 301.75 303.85
UK Pound Sterling GBP 356 360.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.65 77.4
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.90 74.63
Australian Dollar AUD 184.95 186.75
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.15 749.15
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.65 205.65
China Yuan CNY 38.4 38.8
Danish Krone DKK 40.15 40.55
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.75 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.43
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 202.4 204.4
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 309.05 311.55
Thai Bhat THB 7.55 7.7


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