Srinagar, Aug 05:Thousands of people on Saturday participated in the funeral prayers of two slain LeT militants, Javed Ahmed Dar and Abid Hamid Mir, in north Kashmir’s Baramulla and Bandipora districts.
Javed of Khanpora Baramulla and Abid of Hajin Bandipora were killed in Sopore in a gunfight with government forces.
Funeral prayers of Abid Hamid Mir were led by his father Abdul Hamid Mir.
An eye witness said that thousands of people attended the funeral prayers of Abid at Hajin.
Abid was laid to rest in Martyr’s graveyard in Hajin amid pro-freedom slogans.
Local sources said that thousands of people despite restrictions had assembled at Khanpora to attend the last rites of the slain militant.