The Kashmir Walla

In pictures: Funeral of Kashmiri civilian shot dead by Indian forces

The funeral of 37-year-old, Altaf Ahmed Wani, father of three girls who was killed when the Central Reserve Police Force personnel opened fire in Srinagar. He was shot in Chest and was shifted to the SKIMS hospital, Soura and doctors declared him brought dead. A top police officer, after Wani was shot, said that the CRPF party belonging to 73rd battalion was rushing towards SKIMS to donate blood for their colleagues who were injured in the suicide attack in the morning. “Some youth in the Saidapora area pelted stones on the party who fired some bullets,” the officer added. Wani has been buried at ancestral graveyard at Saidpora, Srinagar.

Photographs by Shahid Tantray