Security forces launch search operation in south Kashmir's Shopian

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Security forces on Wednesday morning launched a cordon and search operation in Wathoo village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.  

A police official told Greater Kashmir that columns of Army’s 62 RR and police encircled the village and carried out door to door searches following inputs about the presence of militants in the area. 

The operation was underway at the time of filing this report.