Deceased militants laid to rest in respective north Kashmir areas

Deceased militants laid to rest in respective north Kashmir areas

Srinagar: Despite restrictions and heavy deployment of the men in uniform, a large number of people Tuesday attended the funeral prayers of two militants killed in Handwara gunfight last evening.
Two local militants of the Hizbul Mujahideen were killed in a brief gunfight with government forces in Sultanpora area of Handwara in Kupwara district last evening.
The killed militants were identified as Toib Majeed Mir, son of Abdul Majeed Mir, resident of Brath Kalan Sopore; and Ashiq Hussain Bhat, son of Gulam Mohammad Bhat, resident of Palhallan area of Pattan tehsil, Baramulla district.
Local sources said that the deceased were laid to rest amid pro-freedom and anti-India slogans in respective areas.

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