Cross-LoC travel: 37127 applications from J&K, PoK

Jammu and Kashmir government has so far received 37,127 application forms for issuance of permits for cross-LoC travel between Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistani Occupied Kashmir (PoK).

Last Updated: May 16, 2010, 20:11 PM IST

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir government has
so far received 37,127 application forms for issuance of
permits for cross-LoC travel between Jammu and Kashmir and
Pakistani Occupied Kashmir (PoK).

As many as 37,127 application forms have been received
till now for issuance of permits Cross-Line of Control travel
and 33,761 applications have been disposed off and 3,366
applications are under process, state Minister for Industries
and Commerce Surjeet Singh Salathia said.

Giving further details, he said that 19,847
application forms from Indian nationals were received and
among them 19,036 application forms have been disposed of. A
total of 761 cases are under process.

Similarly, 17,280 application forms from POK residents
were received and among them 14,725 application forms were
disposed of. However, 2,505 cases are under process, he said.

PTI