Srinagar: Indian forces launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in Wathoo village of Shopian district.
A joint team of Indian army, Central Reserve Police Force and police cordoned the village in Arem Mohalla of Wathoo village. Locals said that a gunshot was heard in the village soon after the forces laid siege to the village. They also said that troops smashed the windowpanes of residential houses during the search operation.
Villagers of Wathoo told media that forces damaged windowpanes of residential houses and vehicles without any provocation.