Forces launch searches in north Kashmir's Sopore

Forces launch searches in north Kashmir's Sopore

An official said that a joint team of Army''s 52 RR unit, SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF launched the operation.

Government forces on Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Tarzoo area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. This is the 3rd search operation in the area in past four days.

An official said that a joint team of Army’s 52 RR unit, SOG of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF launched the operation.

He said the operation was launched following inputs about the presence of militants in the area.

Earlier, forces had launched a search operation in the village on Thursday. Another CASO was launched yesterday evening. 

SSP Sopore, Javid Iqbal confirmed that CASO was underway in Tarzoo area.