Increasing tensions in Kashmir lead to civilian deaths

Indian troops allegedly fired shots in Nakyal sector across the frontier dividing Indian-administered Kashmir from Pakistan's Punjab province. Three civilians, including a seven-year-old girl, were killed and several others were wounded. Tensions in disputed Kashmir continue to increase.

Advice For Travellers

Due to the lack of political stability and unpredictable armed conflict, travellers should avoid all travel in the Kashmir border area between Pakistan and India.