A massive cordon and search operation (CASO) was launched by security forces in several villages of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Sunday.
Joint teams of police, CRPF and Army launched a cordon and search operation in six villages of Shopian district of south Kashmir early this morning, a police official said.
He said the operation was launched to flush out militants from the area.
The operation is going on, the official said, adding further details were awaited.
(With PTI inputs)