In Pictures: CASO Over After 17 Hours On Srinagar Outskirts

Security forces called off a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) at Gulab Bagh, Zakura area on Srinagar outskirts after around 17 hours as no militant was found in the area. [Aman Farooq for Greater Kashmir]
The CASO was launched in the area late Tuesday night following “specific inputs about presence of militants in the area” even as additional security forces were rushed to further seal all entry and exit points. [Aman Farooq for Greater Kashmir]
Photojournalists capturing the scenes inside an under construction house damaged due to live ammunition and tear gas canisters fired by security forces during pursuit of suspected militants. [Aman Farooq for Greater Kashmir]
A view of house in which militants were believed to have taken shelter. [Aman Farooq for Greater Kashmir]
Security forces leaving the area after the search operation was called off on Wednesday afternoon. [Aman Farooq for Greater Kashmir]