Security forces conduct CASO in Bandipora

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Srinagar, Nov 21: Security forces on Wednesday launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in Hajin area in the north Kashmir district of Bandipora, official sources said.
They said on a tip off about the presence of militants, troops of Rashtriya Rifles (RR), Special Operation Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police and CRPF launched a joint search operation in a village at Hajin in Bandipora district early Wednesday morning.
All the exit points were sealed and house-to-house searches were launched, they said adding so far no one was arrested and there was also no contact with militants.
Meanwhile, additional security forces have been deployed outside the cordoned off area to prevent any demonstration. Further details are awaited, they added.