Massive CASO Launched in Baramulla Area

July 28

Sajad Hameed

The Government forces on Sunday morning launched a Cordon and search operation in the Hanjiwara Locality of of Pattan area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district.

Officials told The Kashmiriyat that following specific inputs about the presence of militants joint team of forces including 29 RR, CRPF and SOG Kangan launched search operation in the Hanjiwara area.

Huge contingents of forces have been deployed in the area and door to door search operation is on in this Pattan 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.