Thousands gather to attend slain militant’s funerals

Srinagar: Thousands of people have Saturday gathered in three different places of south Kashmir to attend the funeral prayers of three militants killed in an encounter with forces at Arwani, Kulgam.
The three militants who were killed in a long gunfight include Junaid Mattu of Khudwani Kulgam, Naseer Ahmed Wani of Heff Shopian and Adil Mushtaq Mir of Frestebal Pampore.
Reports said that people from nearby villages are still gathering at Khudwani, Heff and Pampore to participate in the funeral prayers of the slain militants.