J&K: Forces lay siege at Central Kashmir village


Government forces on Tuesday launched a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in a village in Khag tehsil of central Kashmir’s Budgam district.

Reports said that forces cordoned off Nowrozbaba village of Khag and started searches.

An official said that CASO was launched after “specific” inputs about the presence of militants there.

More details are awaited.