Chandigarh, Nov 24: The Punjab Police and other security agencies the frontier districts of Pathankot and Gurdaspur on Saturday launched a search operation after movement of four suspicious men was reported.
According to the reports, a white Maruti-Suzuki Alto car with Jammu and Kashmir registration number was also found near the Bamiyal area.
“We’ve cordoned the area, search is on. Appeal to people to give us info and cooperate with us. It can’t yet be linked to reports of a car abandoned around 25km away by suspicious men, that probe is on separately”, the police told media.
The manhunt was being conducted in and around Saidipur village in Pathankot district.
Earlier on November 14, another massive search operation was carried out in Punjab after four suspected militants hijacked a taxi at gunpoint.