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POONCH: A delegation of Poonch-Rawlakote Traders Association led by its President, Abdul Razaq Khaki and General Secretary, Krishan Singh Awal called on Senior Superintendent of Police Poonch, Dr Vinod Kumar (IPS) and welcomed him to the border district of Poonch. The traders further assured him of their full cooperation.
They said that earlier a number of unemployed youth of J&K in general and Poonch in particular, had started earning their livelihood out of the trade but now they are suffering a lot due to closure of this trade. “Since, Governments of both countries have now made a number of agreements and relations between them are improving, it is in the interest of both the countries that cross border trade is resumed at the earliest possible,” they added.
The SSP gave a patient hearing to the delegation and assured that he would provide full cooperation in the matter
Others present on the occasion included Haji Mohd Amin Magray, Thakur Kuldeep Singh and Ashok Sharma.