SRINAGAR/JAMMU: Security forces on Saturday launched Cordon and Search Operations (CASO) in a village in Anantnag and Bari Brahmana after receiving inputs about the presence of terrorists.

As per the details, on a tip off about the presence of terrorists the security forces launched a joint search operation in village Matipora of Anantnag. The area was cordoned off and searches were conducted. Later, in the evening, operation was called off.   

Meanwhile, a search operation was also launched in Birpur area of Bari Brahmana and was later called off after no suspicious activity was found. 

 In separate operation Samba police recovered 3 grenades and 54 rounds, during search in hilly area of Goarn in district Samba.