SRINAGAR MAY 05: A complete shutdown was observed in Shopian on Friday against the killing of a local driver, who was laid to rest today.
The slain driver was killed on Thursday evening, when militants ambushed an Army patrol travelling in his vehicle in Shopian.
Reports said that hundreds of people participated in the funeral of the slain driver. He was laid to rest at his ancestral graveyard in Kachdoora, Shopian, reports said.
Pertinently, Army on Thursday had launched a major crackdown in Shopian district and laid siege to at least 20 villages. (PTK)