Home Ministry says 888 load carriers leave Kashmir valley in last 24 hoursSeptember 5th, 2008 - 6:32 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 4 (ANI): The Home Ministry said that as many as, 888 load carriers with fresh fruit, vegetables and other commodities besides empty tankers left from the Kashmir valley during the last 24 hours up to 2 p.m. today.
990 trucks and tankers carrying essential commodities and fuel reached the valley during the same period.
According to the spokesman of Divisional Administration, as many as 269 load carriers with rice, 27 with sugar, 42 with flour, seven with sheep, eight with chicken, 26 with fruit, 349 with other commodities, 47 with petrol, 81 with diesel, 30 with kerosene oil, 50 with LPG, one with milk entered the valley while as 33 empty trucks after off loading goods outside also returned in the same period. (ANI)