New Delhi: Security forces, on Saturday, have launched search operations in Sopore in J&K after inputs of presence of terrorists in the area.
The encounter was underway between Security forces and terrorists. Interestingly, Home Minister Rajnath Singh is all set to visit the state for four days beginning Saturday.
Ahead of his visit to Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said he is going there with an "open mind" and is ready to meet anyone who wishes to interact with him as the government wants resolution of all the problems.
Singh will travel to Srinagar, Anantnag, Jammu and Rajouri and meet civil society members, leaders of political and social outfits, business leaders and others, a move seen as a follow-up to the prime minister's Independence Day speech in which he had reached out to the people of the Valley.
"I am going with an open mind and I am willing to meet all those who come to meet me. We want a resolution to the problems," Singh told reporters. (With inputs from agencies)