Srinagar, Dec 20: Security forces on Thursday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) at Tral in south Kashmir district of Pulwama.
Official sources told UNI that following specific information about presence of militants, a joint CASO was launched by Special Operations Group (SOG) of state police, Army and CRPF at Batagund in Tral on Thursday.
“The entire area was sealed and security forces were conducting house-to-house searches,” they said.
They said searches were also being conducted in nearby fields and orchards. However, they said so far no contact has been established with militants. (UNI)