Pakistan Army returns woman who crossed LOC

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan on Tuesday returned a woman to Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK), who inadvertently had crossed over the Line of Control (LOC).

As a gesture of goodwill and in continuation of Pakistan Army’s efforts to maintain peace

and tranquility along LOC Mst Azmat Jan wife of Mohammad Shakeel, a resident of Degwar Maldialan, Indian Occupied Kashmir has been returned today (Tuesday), stated an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement issued here.

Azmat Jan had inadvertently crossed over LOC at Chirikot sector and she was returned to IOK at Rawala-Poonch crossing point on humanitarian grounds.

Civil and military officials of both sides were present on the occasion, the ISPR statement added.