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Two Pakistani civilians martyred in Indian firing along Line of Control

09:42 PM | 29 Sep, 2019
Two Pakistani civilians martyred in Indian firing along Line of Control
RAWALPINDI – Indian Army resorted to unprovoked fire in Nikial and Rakhchikri Sectors along Line of Control targeting civilian population.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations, 60-year-old Salamat Bibi and 13-year-old Zeeshan Ayub embraced martyrdom while three citizens including two women were injured.

The injured have been evacuated to nearby hospital for medical relief.

Pakistani troops responded befittingly to Indian fire, the military's media wing added.

"Indian troops resorted to unprovoked shelling targeting the forward village of Palani in Nikayal Sector in Kotli district Sunday afternoon killing two locals including a lady identified as Salamat Bee widow of Said Muhammad Kathana and Zeeshan son of Muhammad Ayub Malik, both residents of the firing-hit Dariyaee Palani village, In charge Police Station Fatehpur Thakiyala, (Nikayal) told APP over telephone when contacted on Sunday night.

Similarly, another woman identified as Razia Bee wife of Waseem, resident of the same Darayaee Palani viallage, sustained serious injuries in the unprovoked shelling by the Indian troops from across the LoC at about 2.30 pm Sunday. The unprovoked firing lasted for about an hour, the police officer said quoting the official reports pouring in from the firing-hit area.

The injured woman was rushed to the Kotli District HQ hospital for Medicare, the police officer said.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee rate against US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - Check 14 April forex rates

Pakistani currency remains unchanged against US dollar and other currencies in open market on April 14, 2024.

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

On Sunday, the US dollar was being quoted at 277.5 for buying and 280.5 for selling.

Euro was quoted at 299.95 for buying and 302.9 for selling while British Pound stands at 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.45 and Saudi Riyal's new rates was at 73.30. 

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 14 April 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.5 280.5
Euro EUR 299.95 302.9
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.45
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.3 74.05
Australian Dollar AUD 182.7 184.5
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739.38 747.38
Canadian Dollar CAD 204 206.2
China Yuan CNY 38.45 38.85
Danish Krone DKK 40.45 40.85
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.57 35.92
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.86
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 903.91 912.91
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.92 59.52
New Zealand Dollar NZD 167.63 169.63
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.38 25.68
Omani Riyal OMR 722.1 730.1
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.35 77.05
Singapore Dollar SGD 206 208
Swedish Korona SEK 25.72 26.02
Swiss Franc CHF 307.11 309.61
Thai Bhat THB 7.61 7.76


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