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Pakistani Rupee

The currency of Pakistan. It was issued when Pakistan became independent in 1947. Originally, the rupee was divided into 16 annas, which each containing four pice. However, in 1961, it was decimalized and divided simply into 100 pice. Because of inflation, pice have not been issued since 1994. It is a floating currency.
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Players classed as Category A currently receive 250,000 Pakistani rupees (2,750 US dollars) per month, Category B players are eligible for 175,000 Pakistani rupees (1,940 US dollars) with Category C players earning 100,000 Pakistani rupees (1,100 US dollars) per month.
He said in India sugar millers are purchasing sugar cane at the rate of 236 Pakistani rupees per 40 Kg and selling sugar at Pakistan rupees 60 per kilogram.
We need to complete the project, which I started by paying three million Pakistani rupees (BD13,178) from my own pocket.
Fake passports, travel documents, a visa for two months and a letter from the Pakistan Sports Board claiming that the person is part of Pakistan's Olympic support staff can all be arranged for around one million Pakistani rupees (7000 pounds), it was reported.
12000 to 35000 per unit and a 30 bore pistol cost is from 4000 to 11000 in Pakistani rupees.
A CAMPAIGN to raise one million Pakistani rupees (BD4,610) was launched in Bahrain yesterday to build 100 houses in flood-hit areas of Pakistan.
He had a head money of 10 million Pakistani rupees.
25 Pakistani rupees in official interbank trading yesterday compared to 67.
According to a handout, as compared to the previous year, rates of DAP urea has surged from $370 to $500 per tonne and as a result, rates of DAP in the Pakistani rupees would be increased by Rs 650 per bag.
A currency trader in Sara-e-Shahzada said 100 US dollars were exchanged for 5,670 afs and 1000 Pakistani rupees for 570 afs.