The government forces on friday morning launched a Cordon-and-Search-Operation (CASO) in Aatipora village of Kunzar area in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
The joint teams of Army’s 29 RR, CRPF and Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police cordoned off the Aatipora village and launched door to door searches in the area, a police official said.
“Searches are being conducted in the area. There are inputs about presence of militants in the area,” he said.
The deployment of forces has blocked all the entry and exit points of the area and searches were going on when the report was last filed.