Government forces on Thrusday launched a cordon and search operation in  ganie mohalla chiitibanday aragam village in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

Reports said that a joint  team of army’s 20 Grenadiers and SOG cordoned off Chittibanday village of Bandipora.

An official said that the searches in the area have been launched following suspicious movement.

A search operation was underway till the filing of this report.

More details are awaited.