Searches launched in Dooru area of Anantnag

Security forces on Saturday morning launched a cordon and search operation in Dooru area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.

A source said the cordon was laid after receiving inputs about the presence of militants.

He said the searches were jointly launched by the teams of army’s 19RR & SOG in Mehmoodabad village of Dooru.

All entry points remained sealed and door to door searches continued for hours together. The operation was concluded after no militant was found, said an official.