Forces Launch Massive CASO in Bandipora Area

July 16

Mohammed Umar

The Government forces on Tuesday afternoon launched a Cordon and search operation in the Khatana Mohallah Locality of Peth Kuut area of North Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

Officials told The Kashmiriyat that following specific inputs about the presence of militants joint team of forces including RR, CRPF and SOG Kangan launched search operation in the area.

Huge contingents of forces have been deployed in the area and door to door search operation is on in the Khatana Mohallah area, Sources said.

Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) was launched as an Anti Militancy operation on May 2, 2017 amid a rise in the local recruitment into Militant groups in the Kashmir valley.

The Forces jointly conduct search operations in a specific area, locking down the area virtually and frisk houses on will.