Karachi, April 6 Pakistan's foreign exchange
reserves increased $264 million to $16,466 million in the week
ending March 31, compared to $16,730 million the previous week,
central bank said on Thursday.
RESERVES Week ending Previous Week Change/pct
($ billions) March 31
Held by the State $16,466.1 $16,730.3 mln -1.5
Bank of Pakistan mln
Held by $5,084.4 mln $5,065.6 mln 0.3
Total $21,550.5 $21,795.9 mln -1.1
The decrease in reserves is mainly attributed to external
debt servicing and other official payments, central bank said.
(Reporting by Syed Raza Hassan)