Thousands march towards home of Bandipora youth killed on Eid day

Thousands of people, including women, on Thursday marched towards the home of Mustafa Mir in Dachigam village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
Thousands march towards home of Bandipora youth killed on Eid day
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Thousands of people, including women, on Thursday marched towards the home of Mustafa Mir in Dachigam village of north Kashmir's Bandipora district.

Mir died after being hit by a teargas shell during clashes with government forces on Eid festival.

Locals had called for a march to his village today.

People from Nusoo, Ajar, Bunkoot, Kaloosa, Watpora, Nathpora, Plan, Nowpora and other adjoining villages of Bandipora marched towards Mir's village while raising pro-freedom and anti-India slogans.

Several religious and Hurriyat leaders addressed the gathering in Dachigam chowk.

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