Pakistani national held in J&K

Jammu: The army has apprehended a Pakistani national who had crossed the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector, defence sources said on Thursday.

The intruder has been identified as Umeer Yousaf, 23. He is a resident of Taral Khel in Poonch sector of Pakistan administered Kashmir.

The army personnel apprehended Yousaf late on Wednesday while he was roaming along the Ranghar Nala after crossing the LoC. He was later handed over to the police.

A tobacco pack, two identity cards and Rs 50 in Pakistani currency was recovered from him.