Shopian: Cordon & Search Operation (CASO) has been started by government forces at new colony Nazneenpora village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
Official sources said that area has been cordoned off by 44 RR, CRPF 14 Bn and Shopian Police after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
Sources said that large number of forces have been deployed in the area.
Door to door search operation was going on when reports last came in.
Earlier government forces conducted a similar kind of operation in Kakapora Pulwama, Naina Batpora Pulwama and Bathipora Keller Shopian, all of which ended peacefully.
More detail awaited.