Srinagar: Two cordon and search operations (CASOs) were carried out by government forces in Srinagar city on Tuesday. Police and paramilitary CRPF laid a cordon in Gulberg Colony in Buchpora, following “inputs about the presence of some militants in the area.”
“We laid the cordon and conducted search operations in the area,” Superintendent of Police (SP), Hazratbal, Amod Kumar said. “It ended peacefully,” he added.
According to government sources, another CASO was conducted at Manchowa, close to Bagh-i-Mehtab locality, also following inputs about the presence of militants. The operation ended peacefully, according to official sources.