Karvan-e-Aman bus service to PoK resumes after cancellation last week

March 21:Weekly Karvan-e-Aman weekly bus operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (POK), suspended last week, resumed today, official sources said.
The cross-Line of Control (LoC) bus service was cancelled on March 14 due to landslides, triggered by heavy rain in PoK side.
There were landslides between Baramulla-Salamabad on this side of the LoC recently which were cleared immediately.
Sources said  that the bus left Srinagar today for Kaman post, the last Indian military post on this side of the LoC in Uri sector in north Kashmir. However, exact number of those travelling in the bus to POK will be known only in the afternoon as some passengers are boarding it (bus) at Salamabad, Uri, they said adding similarly bus also left from Muzaffarabad.
However, travellers from both sides will have to de-board their respective buses and cross Aman Setu, peace bridge on foot to enter other side of the LoC.

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