Srinagar: People in large numbers came out to offer prayers of a slain youth Hilal Ahmad at Tengpora in Batamaloo on Friday. People raised pro-freedom and anti-India slogans while offering the prayers.
Hilal succumbed at SKIMS Soura on Friday mounting the death toll to 40. According to locals, the slain was beaten up by CRPF on Sunday at Bemina crossing. He had received injuries in head, said a doctor at SKIMS.