Srinagar: A cordon and search operation has been started by government forces at Palpora Wasoora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district and Chowan Keller area Shopian district.
Official sources said the government forces including 55-RR and Pulwama Police launched the search operation in Palpora Pulwama while as 44-RR and Shopian police launched the search operation in Chowan Keller Shopian after receiving specific inputs about the presence of militants in these areas.
Sources said that large number of forces have been deployed and all entry and exit leading to the areas have been sealed.
They added that door to door search operation is going on in both the places.
Pertinently earlier a similar search operation was launched in Bamnoo Pulwama and Pombay Kulgam, both of which ended peacefully.
More details are awaited.