Security forces conduct search operation in Shopian

Srinagar, Jan 9: Security forces on Wednesday launched a Cordon and Search Operation in south Kashmir district of Shopian.
Official sources said that following specific information about presence of militants, a joint CASO was launched by Special Operations Group (SOG) of state police, Army and CRPF in Heff in Shopian on Wednesday morning.
They said security forces were conducting house-to-house search in the area. “Searches were also being conducted in nearby fields and orchards,” they said.
They said so far no contact has been established with militants.