Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir launched a cordon and search operation in high altitude areas of Rajouri district on Sunday following information about suspected movement of terrorists from across the LoC.
Jammu & Kashmir News Update: Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday launched a cordon and search operation in high altitude areas after receiving information about suspicious movement of terrorists from across the Line of Control (LoC). Officials informed about this campaign being run in Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir that this campaign is being run in Thana Mandi.Also Read – Jammu and Kashmir News: Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist arrested in Pulwama, huge amount of ammunition seized
Jammu and Kashmir police are conducting a cordon and search operation in Thana Mandi area of Rajouri
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Officials said that the search operation is on, but the suspected terrorists have not been confronted so far. According to officials, the police and army launched a joint operation in the forest area of Barote Gali in Manjakot and parts of Thanamandi in the early hours of Sunday. Also Read – How is the situation in Kashmir after Geelani’s death? DGP told when mobile and internet service will be restored
Rajouri and Poonch districts of Jammu region have seen an increase in infiltration attempts since June this year and nine terrorists have been killed in separate encounters. In the earlier operations, three soldiers also lost their lives.