There were unconfirmed reports of one infiltrator being killed in the operation, but there was no official word on it so far.
Bashir Ahmad alias Jaffar Khan, a resident of Nowgam village, was wanted in a 2001 abduction and murder case in the jurisdiction of police station Marwah, a police spokesman said.
Sheikh Sunain Yousuf alias "Raja" alias "Sultan", a resident of Gadapora village of south Kashmir's Shopian, was arrested and a pistol and seven rounds were recovered from him.
Over the past few years, multiple reports prepared by the United Nations have claimed that groups like the JeM and LeT were working in close coordination with the Taliban.
Videos of the verbal spat, some recorded by reporters present at the BJP's office in Jawahar Nagar, went viral on social media.
Mehbooba Mufti was reacting to the recent termination of six government employees on charges of alleged anti-national activities.
Highly-placed sources said that terror groups are attempting to carry out a fidayeen attack against a senior police officer or target a government installation.
A pregnant woman was found dead with her throat slit in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district on Thursday, police said.
The officer said a large cache of arms and ammunition, including five assault rifles, seven pistols and grenades, were recovered.
According to Intelligence agencies, they have got the input regarding the movement of Lashkar-e-Taiba, Harkat ul-Ansar (HuA) and Hizbul Mujahideen.
Singh was rushed to the nearest military health facility where he was declared dead on arrival.
Terror groups, diminished by a spate of anti-terror operations, have changed their tactics from fighting pitched gun battles with security forces to hit-and- run attacks.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Kashwa village in Zainapora area of the district following information about presence of militants there, the officials said.
Security forces defused four 'sticky' bombs, which were seized from an over ground worker in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch.
The six employees were dismissed from government service for having terror links and working as Over Ground Workers (OGW).