Search operation launched during night ends in five Pulwama villages

An official said that forces launched CASO in Mitrigam, Shangerpora, Zagigam, Sontabugh and Putrigam villages of the district last night.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Sep 14 2017 2:45PM | Updated Date: Sep 14 2017 2:45PM
Search operation launched during night ends in five Pulwama villagesFile Photo

A cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) launched in five villages of Pulwama district in south Kashmir ended today afternoon after several hours.

An official said that forces launched CASO in Mitrigam, Shangerpora, Zagigam, Sontabugh and Putrigam villages of the district last night.

“The search operation was concluded peacefully at 1pm,” said the official.

He said the operation was launched after “specific” inputs about the presence of militants in the area.