Poonch: A 74-year-old resident of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), who had come to this side of Kashmir to meet his brother, died due to illness at a hospital here on Saturday.
Shaker Din, a resident of Tholar Colony, PoK fell ill at his brother Akbar Din`s house in Mendhar belt of Poonch district, officials said.
He was admitted to a hospital where breathed his last.
Shaker had come on a permit for Cross-LoC bus service to meet his brother on June 2 and was scheduled to return on July 14.
His body is being sent to PoK and will be handed over to Pakistan Army at Chakan-Da-Bagh LoC.