Govt forces cordon Sopore village, launch search operation
SOPORE: Government forces Monday launched a cordon and search operation in Tujjar village of northern Kashmir’s Sopore.
Police sources said that acting on a credible input about presence of militants in the area, the joint teams of Army’s 22 RR, Special Operation Group of Jammu and Kashmir Police and paramilitary CRPF personnel cordoned off the village and launched door to door searches.
“House to house searches are being conducted in the area,” he said, adding, “No contact has been established with the militants yet.”
The search operation was going when reports last came in.