US dollar speeds past Rs172 against Pakistani rupee
In the inter-bank market the US dollar increased by another 40 paisas and breached the psychological mark of Rs170 from Rs169.60, reported 24NewHD TV channel.
Economists warned of a tsunami of inflation as the continued upward trend of the US dollar that has been increased the prices of imported items.
On Monday, the US dollar closed at Rs169.60 after increasing 37 paisas.
Reporter Ashraf Khan