Thousands gather at Parimpora to attend funeral prayers of Mugees

Srinagar: Thousands of People Saturday gathered at Parimpora area of Srinagar to attend the funeral prayers of Mugees Ahmad Mir who was killed in a shootout in Zakura area of Srinagar outskirts.
Mugees was being considered a top commander of Al-Qaeda linked Ansar Gazwat-ul-Hind however, Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen (TeM) has claimed that Mugees, was its district commander who was killed during a brief gunfight with the state government forces in Zakura area of Srinagar on Friday evening.
Local sources said that people started gathering in the area since morning to attend the funeral prayers of Mugees. They said that people raised slogans against Hurriyat Conference like “Na Hurriyat Wali Shariat, Na Hurriyat Wali Azadi, Kashmir Banay Ga Darul Islam”.