Hizb Commander Sameer Tiger, associate laid to rest amid pro-freedom slogans

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By FK WEB DESK on 01/05/2018.

Hizb Commander Sameer Tiger, associate laid to rest amid pro-freedom slogans

Srinagar, May 1: Thousands of people on Tuesday participated in the funeral of two slain militants including Hizb Commander Sameer Tiger and a youth in Drabgam and Rajpora villages of in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants – Sameer Ahmad Bhat alias ‘Tiger’ son of Mohammad Maqbool of Drabgam and Aqib Khan son of Mushtaq Ahmad Khan of Rajpora – were killed in a gunfight at Drabgam yesterday.

A civilian teenage youth Shahid Ashraf Dar of Arihal was also killed after hit by a bullet during the clashes near the gunfight site.

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Two soldiers including an army major wounded in the gunfight.

Eyewitnesses said that a large number of people participated in funeral prayers of the two slain militants at both the villages. Later the duo was laid to rest at their respective native places. (GNS)