Security Forces lay siege to Lone Mohalla of Khudwani in Kulgam

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KULGAM, JULY 23: Security forces on Monday launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Lone mohalla area of Khudwani in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

The CASO has been launched a day after three militants were killed in a gunfight with the forces in the adjoining Wani mohalla of Khudwani.

An official said the operation was jointly launched by Army’s 1 RR, Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).

He said the searches were launched in the area following inputs about the presence of militants.