US dollar hammers Pakistani rupee, climbs to new historic high
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The greenback started to take big strides as the business commenced, straight away shooting up by 84 paisas and smashing through the Rs183 barrier.
On Wednesday, the US dollar ended the day at Rs182.64.
According to economic experts, the US dollar has gained over six rupees in value during the last four weeks.
They opined that the uncertain political situation prevailing in the country was the mains reason for the mounting pressure on the Pakistan rupee.
They feared negative impact of the rupee depreciation on the economy.
Reporter Ashraf Khan