Shopian: Security forces have launched a cordon and search operation in Hendew village in Shopian district of south Kashmir today.
Acording to the sources the operation was launched jointly by a team of army, SOG of Jammu Kashmir Police and CRPF cordoned off the village.
They said the CASO was launched in the village following inputs about the presence of militants.
Sources said that large numbers of forces have been deployed in the area and door to door search operation is going on.
More details are awaited.