The state government forces launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Wularhama village in Pahalgam area of district Anantnag over inputs about the movement of militants.
Rising Kashmir has learnt that the search operation is currently going-on while the locals are being questioned and many houses have also been searched.
“The cordon has been laid as some militant movement has been reported in the area. The joint forces belonging to 3rd RR, CRPF and local police are part of the search team,” a police official told Rising Kashmir.
Stone-throwing has also been reported from the area.
More details awaited.
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