Kupwara: Government forces on Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Lolab area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.
Sources said that a joint team of army’s 18 RR, SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF cordoned Karhama village of Lolab valley in Kupwara and launched a massive search operation.
They said that the cordon and search operation was launched after inputs about the presence of militants in the village. Forces launched door to door searches however nothing was found during the searches.
Later, the operation was lifted peacefully.