Poonch-Rawalakot LoC trade resumes

Poonch-Rawalakot LoC trade resumes

JAMMU: The cross-LoC trade between Poonch-Rawalakot resumed on Friday, after remaining suspended for two days due to ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control, officials said. A total of 67 trucks, including 35 from India and 32 from Pakistan, crossed the border via Chakan-Da-Bagh, custodian of LoC trade centre, Poonch, Fareed Kohli told […]

Cross-LoC trade in Poonch remains suspended for second day

Cross-LoC trade in Poonch remains suspended for second day

Jammu: The cross-LoC trade between Poonch-Rawalakot remained suspended for the second day on Thursday even as there was no report of ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. It was suspended after five mortar shells hit the cross-LoC facilitation centre at Chakan-da-Bagh in Poonch district on Wednesday […]

Cross-LoC trade suspended in Poonch after Pak violates ceasefire: Officials

Cross-LoC trade suspended in Poonch after Pak violates ceasefire: Officials

Jammu: The cross-LoC trade was suspended on Wednesday after Pakistan Army violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control by resorting to unprovoked mortar shelling and small arms firing in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, officials said. Five mortar shells hit the trade facilitation centre at Chakan-da-Bagh, damaging a few sheds, including the one housing […]

Cross-LoC trade on Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road resumes

Cross-LoC trade on Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road resumes

Srinagar: The cross-LoC trade on Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road resumed on Tuesday after it was suspended last week following an aerial engagement between the air forces of India and Pakistan. As many as 70 trucks crossed the Kaman Post in Uri sector on the LoC as part of the barter trade between the divided parts of Kashmir […]

DDC Baramulla chairs cross-LOC trade meet mushtaq ahmad

DDC Baramulla chairs cross-LOC trade meet mushtaq ahmad

Baramulla: To strengthen the cross-LOC trade through Uri and to ensure smooth and efficient transaction of business, District Development Commissioner (DDC) Baramulla, Nasir Ahmad Naqash chaired a ‘zero point’ meeting at Kaman Post with the concerned trade authorities in which various decisions were taken for streamlining the cross-border trade here on Tuesday. During the meeting, […]

Governor reviews LoC trade

Governor reviews LoC trade

Directs for online roster, verification of traders, CCTV installations among other measures SRINAGAR: Governor N N Vohra chaired a high-level meeting to review issues relating to LoC trade and identify existing systems and procedures in its framework which requires improvement or change. B B Vyas and Vijay Kumar, advisors to Governor; B V R Subrahmanyam, […]

Pak trucks detained on recovery of ‘suspicious substance’

Pak trucks detained on recovery of ‘suspicious substance’

Released after FSL team clearance BARAMULLA: Authorities Friday stopped two Pakistani trucks at the cross-LoC trading post at Uri, after security agencies recovered some ‘suspicious substance’ mixed with dry fruits. However, sources said, the two trucks and the drivers were released after a team from Forensic Science Laboratory Srinagar, said the substance was as chemical […]

Cross-LoC traders threaten to wind up after ban on four items

Cross-LoC traders threaten to wind up after ban on four items

Srinagar: The Salamabad Cross LoC Traders Union (SCLTU) on Monday threatened to wind up their business in March if the government fails to revoke the ban imposed recently on four items. Addressing a press conference here Hilal Turkie, President SCLTU, said that cross LoC traders are dismayed over the ban on four main items of […]

Traders meet in Bangkok to discuss cross-LoC trade

Traders meet in Bangkok to discuss cross-LoC trade

Focus on improvement of connectivity across the regions SRINAGAR: A three-day meeting of representatives of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Jammu, Kashmir and Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK), prominent business leaders, Line of Control (LoC) traders and women entrepreneurs from the regions was convened by Conciliation Resources in Bangkok from 25 – 27th January. […]

Govt proposes opening 7 cross-LoC trade points

Govt proposes opening 7 cross-LoC trade points

JAMMU: The state government has conveyed its agreement to the government of India for opening seven additional trade routes across the LoC and International Border in Jammu and Kashmir. This information was given by the Minister for Industries & Commerce (I&C), Chander Parkash Ganga while replying to the discussion on Demand for Grants of the […]

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