A Cordon & Search Operation (CASO) launched in the Padshahi Bagh area of Srinagar outskirts concluded peacefully on Monday late afternoon.
Local sources said that joint forces cordoned off Naikpora area of Padshahi Bagh and conducted door-to-door searches.
“A large number of troops and cops arrived in dozens of vehicles and cordoned off our locality. They went from house-to-house and conducted searches and checked the identity cards of locals. Even drones were pressed into service during the search operation,” said a local.
The cordon was lifted after over three hours of the search operation, he added.
Police sources also confirmed saying that information about the suspicious movement had been received from the area. They said no arrests were made during the search operation. (KNT)