Pakistan Cancels Samjhauta Express

August 08, 2019 17:51
Pakistan Cancels Samjhauta Express

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Pakistan Cancels Samjhauta Express:- After scrapping Article 370 and announcing Jammu and Kashmir as a union territory, Pakistan has decided to cut all the relations with India. In a first move, Pakistan suspended Samjhauta Express permanently and today hundreds of people are left at the Wagah - Attari border. This move came two days after a bill has been passed in the Indian Parliament passed the bill to abrogate Article 370. Pakistan was left rattled with India's move and said that they would raise this in the United Nations.

Samjhauta Express train service started in 1976 and comprises of six sleeper coaches along with an AC 3-tier coach. On the Indian side, Samjhauta Express runs from Delhi to Attari and in Pak, it runs from Lahore to Wagah. Pakistan today announced that they will cancel Samjhauta Express permanently. Pakistan also banned Indian films in their country. As per latest inputs, the Indian high commissioner has left Pakistan after he was earlier asked to leave amid rising tension over the abrogation of Article 370. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the country at 8 pm. He is expected to speak on Jammu and Kashmir.

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