Lahore: Pakistani authorities have suspended the Samjhauta Express Train service between Pakistan and Indian until further notice, a media report said on Thursday, amidst tense bilateral ties in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack.
The train departs two days in a week- Monday and Thursday for Lahore.
The Samjhauta Express train service between Pakistan and India has been suspended until further notice, DawnNewsTV reported on Thursday, citing railway authorities.
The biweekly train scheduled to depart from Lahore with 16 passengers. It embarked on its journey from Karachi but the passengers are stuck at Lahore railway station, the report said.
In the wake of the Pulwama terror attack by the Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), tensions escalated between India and Pakistan.
At least 40 CRPF personnel were killed and many injured on February 14 in one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir when a JeM suicide bomber rammed a vehicle carrying over 100 kg of explosives into their bus in Pulwama district.