Government forces launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Shahabad village of Tral in Pulwama district of south Kashmir.

Army’s 42 RR, SOG of Jammu & Kashmir police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) cordoned off the village today afternoon.

A police official said that CASO was launched in the village following inputs about the presence of militants.

Locals said that the forces have sealed main entry and exit points of the village.

More details are awaited……