According to Hunza Nagar Police, a notification received from the Chinese government said that the Khunjerav Border will be closed from September 28 to October 7. Trade and traffic between the two countries will remain closed during this period.
The Chinese government has expressed concerns about threat of terrorist infiltration through Khunjerav Border in the past.
Such measures are routinely taken to guard the country against anti-state elements involved in subversive activities in the Xinjiang autonomous region, where sections of the Uyghur communities have been involved in a struggle against the government.APP
In another notification released by the management of Pak-China Sost Dry Port that the port will also remain close for the 10 days.