Government forces on Wednesday launched a cordon and search operation in New Colony Sumlar village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
Reports said that a joint team of army’s 14 RR, SOG of Jammu Kashmir Police and CRPF cordoned off the New Colony Sumlar village.
They said the CASO was launched in the village following inputs about the presence of militants.
Sources said that large numbers of forces have been deployed in the area and door to door search operation is going on.
More details are awaited.