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  News   Nation  02 Sep 2018  Search operations underway in Shopian

Search operations underway in Shopian

PTI
Published Sep 2, 2018, 12:08 pm IST
Updated Sep 2, 2018, 12:08 pm IST
Security forces Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir following a brief exchange of fire...
Security forces Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Shopian
 Security forces Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Shopian

Security forces Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir following a brief exchange of fire with militants, the police said. Security forces were in the process of laying cordon in Imamsahib area of Shopian following information about the presence of militants when the ultras opened fire at them, a police official said.

Security forces retaliated, leading to a brief exchange of fireSecurity forces retaliated, leading to a brief exchange of fire

He said the security forces retaliated, leading to a brief exchange of fire. "Search operations have been launched and the cordon strengthened in the are but there has been no fresh firing reported so far," the official said.

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