Following the killing of a BSF trooper in Hajin yesterday night, government forces on Thursday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Shahgund and Gund Boon villages of Bandipora district in north Kashmir.
A joint team of 13 RR and Police launched the search operation following inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
A Border Security Force (BSF) soldier, Mohammad Ramzan Parray was killed and four of his relatives were injured by suspected in the district late last night.
The incident happened at Parray Mohalla Hajin. His father namely Ghulam Ahmad, his brothers Mumtaz and Javaid and his aunt Habba Begum were injured in the attack.