The 8th Massive search operation of this year in South kashmir launched by government forces again ends no result.
In wee hours of Monday forces launched search operation in about 8 villages of Shopian district after receiving inputs about the presence of the militants in the area.
Official sources said that on specific information 8 villages of Shopian district which include chatripora, Vehil, nowgam, panduchan, kapran, rey kapran, dangam,wangam and its adjacent areas were cordoned off in joint a joint operation by 62 RR ,34 rr, crpf and Shopian Police.
Official confirmed that search operation was concluded with any success to government forces.
The villagers were frisked, all entry and exit points were sealed, houses and nearby orchads were checked, said a local.
Pertinently Shopian district is considered to be the second hotbed of militancy after Pulwama as mote than 35 local militants are active in the district.
Moreover this was the 8th massive search operation launched by government forces however all ended peacefully.
On 4 May, more than 4000 troopers of Government forces had cordoned of 20 villages in South Kashmir's Shopian including Turkwangam, Sugan, Aripora, Chitragam, Trenz, Heff, Chillipora, Shermal and many other areas, but the operation failed as no militant was found in the area.
On August 19 Kellar, Zaipora, Ranipora, Pratabpora, Takipora, Batpora, Bamnoo and the adjoining areas was cordoned by Army's 62 RR and 14th Bn of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), again the operation had to be called off without any visible success.
On 28 August The 62 Rashtriya Rifles, Special Operations Group of Jammu Kashmir Police on Monday Morning laid a massive Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) around at least 6 Villages in Southern Kashmir's Shopian District including Wangam, Zaipora, Dangam, Tekipora and adjoining villages, but nothing was found.
On September 05, The villages Nagbal, Hussanpora, Urpora and Homehuna areas have been cordoned off by the Special Operation Group of Police, 44 RR of Indian Army, but the operation failed yet again.
On October 25, CASO that was been launched in Shopian villages including Sugan, heff, shirmal, nagbal, Barbugh, Turkwangam, Maldeera, chitragam, kashew, Heff khuri, chillipora, Kadgam, Nullay Poshwari and it's adjacent areas was called off peacefully.
On November 09, forces launched search operation in about 20 villages of shopian and kulgam district which include Chiterwich, Imamshab, yambrach, Manihal, Batapora, Amarbugh, Sursuna, Tungdanoo, Manchew Derapora and it's adjacent however it was called off peacefully.
On 20 November 62 RR, 14th bn CRPF and Special Operation Group of Police Shopian cordoned off more than half dozen villages including Amshipora, Chitterpora, Ramnagri, Shamshipora, nowgam and it's adjacent areas after receiving inputs about the presence of militants in the area, however it was called off later peacefully .