Srinagar: A large number of people Friday attended the funeral procession of slain militant Muzaffar Iqbal Naikoo.
Muzaffar was killed in a gun fight at Muchua area of Bagh-e-Mehtab.
Braving heavy snowfall and biting cold people assembled in Batpora area of Sopore to participate in the funeral of Muzaffar.
They raised pro-freedom slogans while as women showered petals and toffees on his body.
Soon after the funeral clashes between government forces and protesters erupted in the area, local sources said.