Amid Pulwama tension, Cross-LoC bus service from Poonch to Rawalkot suspended for Monday

Officials said Pakistani forces violated ceasefire in the Poonch sector last night. 

Published: 18th February 2019 12:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th February 2019 12:35 PM   |  A+A-

Pulwama Terror Attack

People in Bengaluru pay candle light homage to CRPF jawans killed in Pulwama terrorist attack. (Pushkar V | EPS)


POONCH: The cross-LoC bus service from Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir to Rawalakot in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir has been suspended for today.

The suspension of the service comes in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack that claimed the lives of 40 CRPF personnel.

Officials said Pakistani forces violated ceasefire in the Poonch sector last night. 

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Two cross-LoC buses are currently operational - one from Poonch to Rawalkot and the other from Srinagar to Muzaffarabad.

The Poonch-Rawalkot service is operational on Mondays.

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