Srinagar: Police along with troops Wednesday afternoon laid cordon of Wanihama area in Ganderbal district and carried search operations.
According to locals some gun shots were also heard in the area that created panic.
Fayaz Ahmad a local said that after police arrived in the area and he heard some gun shots.
“ children in one of the government run school were asked to remain inside the building,” he said.
Adding that the police also conducted search operation in the area.
One of the shopkeepers Arif Ahmad alleged that his shop was ransacked by the troops.