CASO underway in south Kashmir’s Shopian

CASO underway in south Kashmir’s Shopian
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Shopian: Government forces on Sunday launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in at least half a dozen villages of this south Kashmir district.

A posse of army men and the personnel from special operations group (SOG) of police in the early hours today laid a siege around Wathoo, Shirmal, Ganowpora,   Balpora, Brethipora villages and started search operation, locals told Kashmir Reader.

They said door to door searches were underway in the villages.

A police source said that the operation was launched on special inputs about the presence of militants in the area.