Thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of the slain Hizb militant Sharik Ahmad who along with his aide Shabir Ahmad were killed in a gunfight with government forces in Tahab Village of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
People from different villages turned up in Takuna village to take part in his last rites.
Multiple funeral prayers were held for the slain militant to accommodate the huge rush of people.
were raised during the funeral prayers.
Shariq Ahmad was laid to rest at his ancestral Takuna village of Pulwama amid pro-freedom, pro-Islam and anti-India slogans.