Clashes erupt after forces lay siege to Manghama village of Pulwama

Reports said that youth took to streets and clashes with the forces after CASO was launched in the village.

GK Web Desk
Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 21 2017 4:04PM | Updated Date: Oct 21 2017 4:04PM
Clashes erupt after forces lay siege to Manghama village of PulwamaRepresentational pic

Clashes erupted in Manghama village of Pulwama district in south Kashmir on Saturday after government forces launched a cordon-and-search-operation.

Reports said that youth took to streets and clashes with the forces after CASO was launched in the village.

They said that the youth pelted the forces with stones as they started the searches.

An official said that CASO was launched in Manghama following “specific” inputs about the presence of militants in the area.