Forces lay siege to half dozen villages in South Kashmir
SRINAGAR: Forces this morning launched a Cordon and search operation in South Kashmir’s Shopian villages.
Reports said that several villages of Shopian and Pulwama including Sindo Shirmal, Balpora, Ganowpora, Barthipora, Wathoo, Chakh were sealed by forces after information of militants movement in these villages.
Eyewitness said that 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.
Tight cordon was on when last reports came in and several enter & exit points were sealed.