Thousands participate in slain militant’s funeral prayers

Srinagar: Thousands of people on Wednesday participated in the funeral prayers of slain Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militant Tauseef Ahmad Wagay at his ancestral Kanjikula village of Yaripora in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.
Tauseef, son of Ghulam Qadir Wagay was killed in a daylong gunfight with government forces at Chadoora yesterday.
Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman, Syed Ali Geelani delivered a speech to huge number of people before they offered Nimaz-e-Jinaza two times to accommodate everybody.