BARAMULLA: Five slain militants, three of them alogn the Line of Control in Uri, and two others killed on the Baramulla highway were buried in martyrs graveyards at Gantamulla and Boniyar areas.
Official sources said that army handed over the bodies of all three non-local militants killed in Uri sector to Boniyar police who buried them in Martyrs graveyard at Boniyar on Friday evening.
The other two militants who were killed by police and CRPF near Kralhar area of Baramulla on Srinagar Baramulla highway on Friday afternoon was shifted to Gantamulla area of Baramulla and buried in the Martyrs graveyard on Friday night.
Near two dozen people including some policemen participated in the funeral prayers and then buried the two JEM militants identified as Faizan and Wahab.
More than a 100 non-local militants have been buried in the graveyard along the river bank on the Srinagar-Muzafarabad national highway in past three years.