The development came after Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday appointed Vikar Rasool Wani as the party's J-K unit president and Raman Bhalla as working president.
The police bus carrying 37 ITBP personnel and two policemen fell into a deep gorge between Chandanwari and Pahalgam, a police official said.
Immediately after the militant attack, police, CRPF and army men rushed to the area and launched a cordon and search operation to track down the attackers.
The police said the injured personnel was shifted to the GMC hospital in Anantnag where he succumbed to injuries.
The Lt Governor said it is "our sacred obligation to defend every inch of the motherland and even if we have to sacrifice everything, we shall be ready".
Assabah-ul-Arjamand Khan, the wife of Bitta Karate who was arrested in terror-funding cases, was one of the four employees were dismissed from service under Article 311 of the Constitution.
Theatres in Kashmir were shut in 1990 after the eruption of militancy.
Slamming Jaleel, BJP leader and Union Minister V Muraleedharan termed as 'treasonous' the remarks of Jaleel and urged the government to register a case of sedition against him.
The labourer's death comes a day after four army personnel died while neutralising two terrorists who attempted to carry out a suicide bomb attack at Rajouri on Thursday.
The EC has revised the schedule of Special Summary Revision in J&K with November 25 as the final date for publication of electoral rolls, while draft rolls will be published on September 15.
The security forces had launched a cordon-and-search operation at Waterhail in the Khansahib area of the district following inputs about the presence of terrorists there.
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NIA sleuths conducted searches at premises of six suspects in Doda district and one suspect in Jammu district, an NIA spokesman said.
The police said while 124 civilians were killed in law and order situations in Kashmir in the three years prior to August 5, 2019, no civilian was killed in such situations since then.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told a media briefing that the issue should be resolved peacefully by India and Pakistan through dialogue.
Carrying placards and banners demanding the restoration of Jammu and Kashmir's special status, the protesters were allowed to briefly camp outside the PDP office.
174 police and security men and 110 civilians were killed in militancy violence in Kashmir since the abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of J&K state into two Union Territories (UTs).
Putting the new display picture, Mehbooba said the flag of Jammu and Kashmir might have been "snatched", but it cannot be erased from the collective conscience of the people.
Murmu took over as the 15th President of India on July 25. Sources in the government said this is the first warrant of appointment President Murmu signed.
The People's Conference chairman said the 1987 rigging resulted in the eruption of militancy in the Kashmir Valley, and demanded a probe for the same.