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).
Farooq Abdullah said the incumbent administration's lack of interest in the needs of youths has also incurred a cost in terms of their physical and mental health.
'The BJP dubs those who raise any issue as anti-nationals. A sardar ji becomes Khalistani, we are dubbed as Pakistanis' BJP people only call themselves as Hindustanis,' the PDP chief said.
The area is close to several sensitive defence and civilian installations, including Srinagar airport, Technical airport, headquarters of Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry of the Army.
Over 2 lakh tourists, both domestic and international, visited Kashmir this year till August with the inflow of visitors gaining momentum in June.
A search operation was launched along the LoC in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir after the Army detected suspicious movement in the area.