FO denies IS presence in Pakistan

08:04 PM | 31 Dec, 2015
FO denies IS presence in Pakistan
ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – Foreign Office Spokesman Qazi Khalilullah said on Thursday that IS, Daesh, has no presence in Pakistan, and the security forces of the country are fully alert and capable of handling any emerging threat.

In his weekly news briefing, Qazi Khalilullah said that Pakistan and India were finalising dates through diplomatic channels for the upcoming foreign secretary level talks. He maintained that Pakistan would raise all issues of concern in the upcoming foreign secretary level talks.

To a question, the spokesman said Pakistan and India had serious issues and disputes that need to be resolved peacefully through dialogue, adding that consultations were underway to host first meeting of the quadrilateral coordination committee comprising Pakistan, Afghanistan, US and China in the second half of next month.

Replying a question, the spokesman said that Pakistan joined the thirty-four countries coalition against terrorism and the extent of our participation would be decided in the light of additional information that we had sought from Saudi Arabia.


Today Open Market Currency Rates in Pakistan - Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - 21 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 21, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.7 for buying and 280.35 for selling.

Euro moved up to 298 for buying and 301 for selling while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.50.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 21 May 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.35
Euro EUR 298 301
UK Pound Sterling GBP 350.5 354
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 76
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.5 74.25
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.80
Bahrain Dinar BHD 739 747.8
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.51 38.89
Danish Krone DKK 40.53 40.65
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.65 36.31
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 913.28 922.28
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.69 59.29
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.45 171.45
Norwegian Krone NOK 25.67 25.97
Omani Riyal OMR 730.59 738.59
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.41 77.11
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 25.67 25.97
Swiss Franc CHF 309.01 311.51
Thai Baht THB 7.57 7.72


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