Goods Worth Rs 4.66 Cr Along Between J&K And PoK12 January 2011
Jammu: Goods worth over Rs 4.66 crore were traded through 50 trucks between Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) along the Line of Control(LoC) at Chakan-Da-Bagh Crossing point in Poonch district today, officials said. As many as 25 trucks rolled out from Trade Facilitation Centre (TFC) at Ranger in Poonch district of J&K to PoK today,they said, adding that these trucks carried bags of coconuts, red chillies and walnuts worth Rs 2,01,21,569. From PoK, as many as 25 trucks carrying bags of almonds,walnuts, pista, dry grapes, dates and herbs came to this side worth Rs 2,65,48,138. Officials from both sides monitored the transportation of these goods at Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point twice during theday from 1200 hrs to 1230 hrs and 1630 hrs to 1700 hrs, respectively, they said.