Sopore, December 1: Security forces launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in model Town (B) area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Tuesday Evening.

Reports reaching Media said a joint team of army 22RR , J&K police cordoned off Model Town B area of Sopore and conducted house to house searches in the area.

Army officer told media search operation was launched following inputs about the presence of militants in the area.

Searches were going on in the area when last reports came in.