POONCH, Aug 29: Cross LoC trade through Chakkan-da-Bagh in Poonch has been suspended for the last two days.
Official sources said that due to negative response from the other side of the LoC, the cross LoC trade remained suspended on Tuesday and Wednesday. Therefore, there was no movement of trucks from Poonch to Rawlakote side and from that side to Poonch cross LoC point. The trade is would also remain suspended on Thursday and Friday as well. The traders on this side have suffered huge loss as their perishable goods including fruits/ bananas etc were lying loaded in the trucks at Poonch for the last 2-3 days. The trade is already suspended on Uri-Muzafrabad cross LoC route since August 16, the official said.