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PoK Resident Held In J&K’s Poonch

Army has apprehended a resident of Pakistan-occupied Jammu Kashmir after he crossed the Line of Control in Mendhar sector of Poonch district.

A resident of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) was apprehended on Monday after he crossed the Line of Control in Mendhar sector of Poonch district, officials said.

He is being questioned by the security forces, they said.

According to news agency PTI, the PoK resident has been identified as Dilshan. The 27-year-old man is reportedly a resident of Harija village.

He was taken into custody from the Nangi Takri area of the Mankote sector shortly after he crossed into this side from across the border, the officials said.

The alert Army troops guarding the LoC noticed his movement and challenged him when he entered into the Indian side, they said.

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