Anantnag: Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) has been started by government forces in Jablipora village of Bijbehara tehsil in South Kashmir Anantnag district.
Official sources said that search operation was started after receiving specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
Local sources said that large number of forces have been deployed in the area and house to house search operation is going on.
Earlier search operations were launched in Karimabad Pulwama, Rajpora Litter Pulwama and Awneera Shopian, which however ended peacefully.
Further details awaited.