Srinagar: Indian forces launched a cordon and search operation in six villages of Shopian district, today.
Indian Army and police launched searches in Matribugh, Zoipora, Dangam, Wangam and several other villages of the district.
Meanwhile, clashes erupted in Vijpara area of Hajin in Bandipora district after troops launched a cordon and search operation in the village. Youth pelted troops with stones as they laid cordon in the village. The troops fired teargas shells, triggering clashes.