Pak national held on LoC in Poonch

A Pakistani national has been arrested by the security forces after he allegedly inadvertently entered into the Indian side of a village in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Last Updated: Mar 01, 2011, 14:02 PM IST

Jammu: A Pakistani national has been
arrested by the security forces after he allegedly
inadvertently entered into the Indian side of a village in
Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Tuesday.

Heera Ali of Gujranwala in Pakistan, a vendor, while
selling clothes inadvertently crossed the Line of Control
(LoC) and entered into Dehri village in Mendhar tehsil of
Poonch district on Monday evening.

Preliminary questioning revealed that Heera saw few
houses on a hill top while selling clothes on the other side
and with an aim to sell clothes to the people living this side
he inadvertently crossed the LoC, they said.

His questioning is in progress while nothing
incriminate has been recovered from his possession, they said,
adding that he would be handed over to police for further
investigations.

PTI