Searches launched in Saraibala, Op in progress, say police

Srinagar: J&K police have launched search operation in Saraibala area of Srinagar on Sunday.
Local sources said that scores of armed personnel belonging to JKP searched houses in the area this morning.

“Business houses are open but there is uneasiness,” a shopkeeper said.
A police official confirmed that cops searched the area but added, “August 15 is approaching”. He did not share much details.

“We can hold search operation anywhere on suspicious grounds,” said SHO Shergadi police station under whose jurisdiction comes Saraibala area. “The operation is still under progress which started around 11:30 am.”