The cross-LoC bus service on the Poonch-Rawalakot road between Jammu and Kashmir, and Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) remained suspended for the 16th week today due to ceasefire violations by Pakistan, an official said.
The bus service was suspended on July 10 due to heavy firing and shelling from the Pakistani side. Since then no bus has crossed the Line of Control from Chakan-da-bagh.
“The weekly cross-LoC bus service via Poonch-Rawalakot road remained suspended even today. The LoC bus service has been shut for the last 16 weeks,” custodian of LoC trade (Poonch) Mohmmad Tanveer told .
He said the bus service was shut because of the Pakistani Army often resorting to shelling and firing along the LoC in Poonch district. Read More…