Sopore, Mar 7: Government Forces launched a cordon and search operation in Harwan tujjar area of Sopore in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Sunday Evening.
Police officer also confirmed that a joint team of Army’s 22 RR, SOG and 179 CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Harwan village of Sopore town and conducted house to house searches in both areas.
Meanwhile Sources said that searches in the area was launched following inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
The forces have installed lights so as to prevent the escape of militant owing to darkness, they said
Searches were going on in the area when last reports came in.