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The Home Ministry said reopening of Line of Control trade will be revisited after placing a stricter regulatory and enforcement mechanism in place.(HT file photo)

India suspends trade across LoC, says misused for smuggling by Pak groups

By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2019 07:25 AM IST
The cross-LoC trade was started in 2008. Goods worth Rs 5,000 crore have been bartered since. From both sides of Kashmir, traders were allowed to deal in 16 items, including spices, vegetables, dry and fresh fruits, carpets, rugs, embroidery items, shawls, paper mache goods, clothes and wooden furniture.
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