SRINAGAR — Three cordon-and-search-operations (CASOs) were launched in two southern districts of Kashmir on the second day of Eid-ul-Fitr on Friday.
Sources said that after receiving inputs about the movement of militants, troopers from 42 Rashtriya Rifles cordoned off two villages — Satoora and Paner — of Tral town in Pulwama district.
Sources added that door-to-door searches were conducted while identity cards of locals were checked. However, no arrests were made.
A CASO was also launched in Awneera Zainpora village of Shopian district.
Sources said that troopers from 1st Rashtriya Rifles, CRPF and J&K Police conducted door-to-door searches in the village. They said a search operation was also conducted in different orchards of the hamlet. However, no contact with militants was established. (KNT)