J&K: Forces lay siege in Kashmir village, militants suspected


Government forces on Tuesday laid cordon and search operation in Seer Mohalla locality of Chittibandey village in Bandipora district of north Kashmir.

An official said that Army’s 13 RR unit stationed in Aragam and Jammu and Kashmir police laid a joint operation after inputs about presence of militants in the area.

“There are inputs about presence of 2-3 militants in the area. The operation is going on to locate the hiding militants,” he said.