BSF and the army are on high alert as Pakistan is desperately trying to push terrorists into India just before the onset of winter.
The defence minister said the SCO has rejected terrorism in all its manifestations, noting that women have been and will remain equal contributors in the fight against the menace.
India asks international community to unite against terrorism as seriously as it does on climate change, pandemics
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar also asserted that the connectivity must respect the most basic principle of international relations-respect for sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Security experts are sensing a shift in the pattern of militant violence in Jammu and Kashmir as four non-Muslim civilians have been gunned down in the Valley in the last five days.
The infiltration attempt was detected by alert troops of the Indian Army, defence spokesperson Lt Col Devender Anand said.
Singh said security forces are performing their duty with utmost sincerity and diligence, but it is also the responsibility of the local population to cooperate in detection and checking.
Shah gave away gallantry medals to the serving personnel and to the family members of those who were killed in the line of duty from the country's largest frontier force.
Security experts feel that the prospects of a Taliban takeover of Afghanistan will not have a significant impact on the Kashmir situation.
Two Pakistani militants and as many soldiers, including a Naib Subedar, were killed in fierce gunfight near the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K’s Rajouri district on Thursday.