Pulwama: Multiple funerals were held on Sunday for two slain Jaish-e-Mohammad militants killed in a gunfight with government forces in Satoora Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday.
Pro-freedom and pro-Islam slogans were raised during the funeral of both slain militants, Mukhtar Ahmad Lone of Amurabad Tral and Parwaiz Ahmad Mir of Pohoo at their native villages.
Three rounds of funeral prayers were held for both slain militants, witness told Kashmir Reader.
Thousands of people, including women and children had assembled in Tral and Pahoo villages to take part in the last rites of the slain militants.
The bodies of the slain militants were handed over to the local police station and were later handed over to their families.
Meanwhile, a complete shutdown is being observed in Tral, Pulwama and its adjacent areas of the district to mourn the deaths of three militants killed in a gun-battle with government forces on Saturday at Satoora forest area of Tral.