Bandipora, February 20: Forces on Wednesday launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in Arin village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
Reports Reaching KNO said that a joint team of army’s 14 RR, Special Operations Group (SOG) of Police has launched the search operation in the area following specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
All entry and exit points of the area have been sealed and door to door searches are going on,” sources said
They added that a large number of troops have been deployed in the area and door to door search operation was going on when last reports came in.
However, no contact was established with the militants so far.