Karachi (Web Desk): Gold prices hit an all-time high nearing Rs100,000 per tola.
The price yellow metal increased by Rs1,400 to reach Rs99,700 per tola in the country.
All the jewellery workshops and outlets are lying closed under the nationwide lockdown these days.
However, Pakistan Mercantile Exchange (PMEX) – the commodities futures market in the country that works online – and the Karachi Bullion Exchange – which remains functional through telephonic contacts – continued to operate.
In international market, its price inched up to $3 per ounce (31.10 grams) to over seven-year high at $1,690.