Thousands of people on Friday participated in the multiple-funeral prayers of slain militants in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Reports said that thousands of people including women and children attended the funeral prayers of slain militants in Drabgam, and Arihal villages of Pulwama amid pro-freedom sloganeering.
They said that multiple rounds of funeral prayers were offered to Shahid Ahmad Baba, a resident of Drabgam and Inayat Ahmad, a resident of Arihal both affiliated with Jaish-e-Muhammad outfit. Amidst vociferous slogans, both the slain militants were laid to rest.
The slain militants were killed by the government forces in a nocturnal gunfight in Drabgam village.
Meanwhile, all shops and other business establishments remained closed in the south Kashmir parts to mourn the killings.