BUDGAM — After receiving information about the movement of militants, joint team of government forces cordoned off a Budgam village and launched a search operation.
Sources said that Bhat Pethzanigam Beerwa area in Center Kashmir’s Budgam district was brought under siege by the army from 53 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Jammu and Kashmir Police.
Door-to-door searches were conducted and identity cards of villagers were checked, locals said.
The search operation was underway till the filing of this report. (KNT)