Police sources said following specific information about presence of militants in Barote village of Thanamandi area in Rajouri district.
BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra, in a press conference, alleged the Congress, for its petty vote bank politics, sacrificed not only the Kashmiri Pandits but also the development of the region.
Rahul Gandhi, who is on a two-day visit to Jammu, said he belongs to a family of Kashmiri Pandits, adding that he would help the community.
As per the CRPF, an unknown terrorist lobbed a grenade targeting the troops of 29 Battalion deployed for Road Opening Party (ROP).
As Congress leader Rahul Gandhi walked to the Vaishno Devi shrine on Thursday, it was his 11th pilgrimage in 10 years, from Vindhyachal to Vaishno Devi. But the Congress' political fortunes are not reviving since the election debacle of 2014.
Ahead of polls in Jammu-Kashmir, Rahul Gandhi is on a two-day tour to Jammu. He will be visiting the famous Vaishno Devi temple and taking the blessings of Mata Vaishno Devi.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will pay obeisance at Mata Vaishno Devi temple in Jammu on Thursday.
"They should ensure to protect human rights of their citizens and give them a just and honourable govt under the Islamic rules."
Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police, Dilbagh Singh complimented the police, Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) and Army for handling the ground situation and maintaining peace in the Kashmir Valley.
According to the guidelines, classes for students of 12th standard would be permitted with in-person attendance not exceeding 50 per cent of capacity on a given day.
There are no restrictions on movement of people in the Valley, but barricades continue to remain in place along roads at several areas, especially those leading to Geelani's residence at Hyderpora in view of the 4th day of mourning for the separatist leader.
A general FIR has been registered by the Budgam police but no arrest made so far, they said Saturday.
Restrictions on assembly of people remained in force in most parts of the valley but curbs on movement have been eased in some parts, the officials said, adding the curbs were in place in Srinagar's Downtown (old city) and Hyderpora, the native area of Geelani.
The renaming of government schools in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir, after security personnel who were killed in action, has begun. Following this, the Government Higher Secondary School Chandwan was renamed Shaheed Sepoy Bua Ditta Singh School.
Army on Thursday night foiled an infiltration attempt along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector, informed officials. This is the second infiltration bid foiled by the Army in the last five days.
Earlier on Wednesday, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti informed that former Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani passed away at the age of 91.
The Jammu and Kashmir Police recovered approx 1200-year-old sculpture of Goddess Durga from the Khan Sahib area of Budgam district on Tuesday.
Kathua Senior Superintendent of Polic confirmed the detention of an Afghan boy and said an inquiry is underway.
The security agencies have been alerted on possible grenade attacks, any high-value target, security personnel, Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attack, and any public places in Srinagar.