Srinagar: One terrorist was caught alive and four were killed by security forces near the Line of Control in Kashmir's Kupwara on Tuesday.
"It's a big achievement to catch a terrorist alive. The truth of Pakistan will come to the fore," said Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju.
An officer told the Press Trust of India that the operation took place in the Nowgam sector and "all the terrorists were foreign nationals."
"We have got one of them alive and expect some vital information from him," he said.
Reports say the operation is still on.