Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces launch search operation to corner terrorists in Pulwama

21 August 2017, 06:44 AM
Joint security forces launch search operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Phulwama district. (File Photo)
Joint security forces launch search operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Phulwama district. (File Photo)

A joint cordon and search operation has been launched by security forces on late Sunday evening in Manoo area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama.

The operation has been launched in the area to neutralise terrorist activities in the area.

Sources in the CRPF said that the operation has been launched after they received specific inputs of terrorist movement in the area.  

According to sources, troopers of 182 and 183 battalion of CRPF, 44 Rashtriya Rifles and SOG Pulwama have laid the cordon in the area.

More details are awaited.

Joint security forces had gunned down LeT commander Ayub Lelhari in Pulwama area.

First Published: Sunday, August 20, 2017 11:18 PM
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