Baramulla: The government forces on Sunday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Warpora village of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
A joint team of Army’s 22 RR, 179 BN CRPF and J&K Police launched CASO at Warpora village of Sopore in Baramulla district after receiving intelligence inputs about suspicious movement of militants in the area.
Door to door search operation is going on and all entry and exit points have been sealed, sources said.
A Police officer also confirmed that the search operation was going on in the area. However, no contact was established with the militants so far, he added.
Security has been beefed up across Kashmir ahead of DDC elections and forces have tightened vigil over suspected anti-national elements.