Good to know information for citizens traveling to Pakistan
World Share :
Land Area :
Currency : Pakistani Rupee (Urdu: / ALA-LC: Rupiyah; code: PKR)
Mobile Carrier :
- Jazz (merged former Mobilink and Warid)Telenor Zong (by CMPak)Ufone
Phone Country Code : +92
Power Outlets :
- In Pakistan the power plugs and sockets are of type C and D The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz
Emergency Numbers :
- Ambulance - 1122
- Traffic police - 1915
- Mobile phones - 112
- Punjab Women's tollfree helpline 1043
Driving Side : left side
- Pakistan Standard TimeTime zone in Pakistan (GMT+5)
Legal drinking age : Illegal (21 for non-Muslims), Alcohol is illegal for Muslims and consumption is a crime in Pakistan punishable by whipping. Non-Muslims are are provided special permits to purchase liquor but they are not allowed to use it in public. Pakistan penal code, under the Prohibition (Enforcement of Hadd) Order of 1979, awards 80 lashes to those convicted of consuming alcohol.
Is it ok to smoke weed? No, it is illegal.
Additional Information :
Visa requirements for Pakistani citizens are administrative entry restrictions imposed on citizens of Pakistan by the authorities of other states.