Thousands attend last rites of slain Hizb militant in Shopian

Thousands of people on Sunday took part in the funeral prayers of slain Hizb militant in Shopian district of south Kashmir.
Thousands attend last rites of slain Hizb militant in Shopian
Thousands of people on Sunday took part in the funeral prayers of slain Hizb militant in Shopian district of south Kashmir. Kamran Yousuf/GK

Thousands of people on Sunday took part in the funeral prayers of slain Hizb militant in Shopian district of south Kashmir.

Reports and witnesses said that thousands of people reached the Zarkan Kellar village to offer last rites of Waseem Ahmad Khanday who was killed in an encounter with government forces in Dhobijan village.

Khanday, they said, was laid to rest amid pro-freedom and pro-Islam slogans.

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