Sopore: Government forces have started cordon and search operation (CASO) in Tujjar Shareef area of this north Kashmir township.
Acting on specific input about the presence of militants, government forces on Thursday afternoon launched a CASO in Tujjar Shareef area of this north Kashmir town, witnesses told Kashmir Reader.
The government forces, they said have started house-to-house searches to nab the militants believed to be hiding in the area.
The search operation was in progress when the last reports came in.
SSP Sopore, Javaid Iqbal confirmed that a search operation has been launched. However, he refused to divulge further details.