The search operation was jointly launched by the police and the Army in the forest area of Barote Gali in Manjakote and parts of Thanamandi in the early hours of Sunday, the officials said.
This is the second infiltration bid foiled by the Army in the last five days.
These incidents gain importance after some reports about Jaish leaders meeting Taliban heads in Kandahar in the third week of August, in which they sought support in 'India-centric operations'.
Jammu-based Defence Public Relation Officer Lt Col Devender Anand said that an operation is still in progress in the area.
Simultaneously, an official said, the Army has been constantly contacting the families whose children are likely to be brainwashed and asking them to take appropriate precautions against it.
Sepoy Kamal Dev Vaidya was on operational duty in Krishna Ghati sector on Friday.
The Pakistan Army has been repairing and building its military infrastructure in border areas, even though peace prevails following the ceasefire agreement.
A young boy from Lamberi village residing along the border recovered two radio sets and one round of ammunition of AK-47 when he chanced upon a suspicious packet in his neighbourhood.
On June 27, two drones dropped low intensity Improvised Explosive Devices on an IAF base in Jammu, damaging the rooftop of one of the buildings and injuring two personnel.
Youth joining terrorism in Kashmir comes down, LoC reports no ceasefire violation since February end
As per sources till June 1 only 58 youth picked up guns which were 81 in the corresponding period of the year 2020.
The troops picked up a suspected movement along the LoC in the forward area of Gulpur and intercepted the intruder, they said.
During the meeting, the officials shared inputs about the LoC and hinterland security situation.
Asked whether Army has lowered guard along the LoC, he said while a ceasefire is on, militant infrastructure, militant camps and militants continue to be on the other side of LoC.
Naravane also noted that there was no reason to believe that the terror infrastructure along the LoC has been dismantled by the Pakistan Army.
The Line of Control between India and Pakistan saw a pleasant change on Thursday with the soldiers of both India and Pakistan exchanging sweets and pleasantries on the occasion of Eid.