Government forces launched a massive cordon and search operation in Batpora area of Sopore town in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday.
Local sources told a local news agency, KDC that a joint team of Army’s 22RR, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in the old town Batpora area and conducted house to house searches in the area.
They said that huge contingents of forces have been deployed in the area, however, no contacts with militants have been established so far.
Meanwhile, sources said that searches were going on in the area when last reports came in. (KDC)