Thousands attend last rites of slain Pulwama militant
Thousands of people on Saturday attended the funeral prayers of slain militant Mussavir Ahmed Wani of Delipora village in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
Wani was killed yesterday in a brief shootout in Kangan area of the district.
An eye witness said that the funeral prayers were held at Industrial Estate, Delipora which were attended by thousands of people.
People from adjoining villages and other far flung areas of the district marched to the village to offer the prayers, reports said.
Meanwhile, authorities have imposed strict restrictions in the district. Clashes were reported from several areas of the district.