Security forces on Thursday morning launched a cordon andsearch operation in Dangerpora village of Sopore in north Kashmir's Baramulladistrict.
Reports said a joint team of the Army's 22 RR, specialoperations group of police (SOG) and CRPF cordoned off Dangerpora village ofSopore and conducted door-to-door searches.
They said the cordon-and-search operation was launched inthe area following inputs about presence of militants.
Huge contingents of forces have been deployed in the area.
The mobile internet has also been suspended in the town and itsoutskirts.
There was no exchange of gunfire when this report was beingfiled.
Further details are awaited.
Meanwhile, the educational institutions have also beenclosed in the town in the wake of CASO.
Additional District Magistrate Sopore said that in order to prevent any law and order breakdown the Government Boys and Girls Higher Secondary School Sopore; Government Higher Secondary School Dangerpora; and Government Degree College Sopore shall remain close today (May 30th).