NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India tightened security on its border with Pakistan on Monday after gunmen stormed a police station in the northern Indian state of Punjab , killing at least one person and injuring five.
Officials denied earlier TV reports that the gunmen took hostages in the attack, which also hit a bus station.
"I am confident that the situation will soon be brought under control," he tweeted.
Bains said a group of about five attackers came in a white Suzuki-Maruti hatchback car, dressed in army uniforms.
Five bombs were also found on a railway track in the state where Indian fought a deadly Sikh insurgency in the 1980s.
Television footage showed a white Maruti car with its windshield peppered with bullet holes, and broken glass and bullet casings on the passenger seat. What appeared to be improvised explosive devices on railway tracks, were also shown.