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Girl tries to cross LoC for facebook friend, held

chandigarh Updated: Nov 06, 2012 17:14 IST
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Security forces apprehended a girl when she was trying to cross over the fence along the Line of Control (LoC) to enter Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

"The girl, identified as Iram Fatima, 22, a resident of Golat, tehsil Mendhar, had allegedly fallen in love with one Mukhtiar Ahmad of PoK on Facebook," official sources said here.

They said that the girl on Monday tried to cross over to PoK to meet her friend adding, "Security forces noticed her along the LoC at forward village of Phagwari in Balakote sector of Poonch district and nabbed her".

"She was handed over to police and Rs 11,500 and a mobile phone was also recovered from her possession," they said.

The girl reached the forward village in a passenger taxi from Golat and was walking along the LoC when the security personnel apprehended her on suspicion.

The girl was handed over to the family after sustained questioning.

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