Police cordon and search ops targeting Muslim localities in Hyderabad see normalisation of military tactic in India's most liveable city
Since 2015, officials from the Hyderabad police department have claimed that cordon and search operations helped keep tabs on suspicious persons, illegal activities, rowdy-sheeters, property offenders and those involved in other offences
Security forces in Kashmir on high alert as militants plant locally made IEDs on roads to attempt Pulwama-like attack
Security forces in Kashmir have been put on high alert as militants have been planting locally assembled Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on roads in an attempt to repeat a Pulwama-like attack
Kashmir witnesses decline in gun battles with government forces focussed on preventing public protests
In many parts of Kashmir including Pulwama, while people have not witnessed any gun battles after 5 August, they have been woken up by cordon and search operations in the middle of the night.
Four militants killed in two J&K encounters; three Hizbul members gunned down in Pulwama, JeM militant in Baramulla
Four militants were gunned down in two separate encounters in Pulwama and Baramulla districts of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said.
One soldier, Hizbul militant killed in encounter at Ratnipora in J&K's Pulwama; locals resort to stone pelting
An encounter is underway at Ratnipora village of Pulwama district in South Kashmir. Two soldiers and one militant have died in the gunfight, which broke out after militants opened fire at security forces during a cordon and search operation.
Security forces on Tuesday launched a cordon and search operation in the Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir following information
Two militants trapped in Kashmir's Budgam after security forces launch 'cordon and search' operation
An encounter broke out on Tuesday evening between security forces and militants in central Kashmir’s Budgam district, police said.