Militants offer gun salute during funeral in Kulgam

JK Bank

Reportedly militants appeared in Redwani area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam District and offered Gun salute to the dead civilians.

Earlier in the day, government forces shot dead 3 civilians during a protest in the Redwani area of Kulgam. Civilians have been identified as Shakir Ahmed Khanday, Irshad Majeed (20) and a girl Andleeb (16), hospital sources told a news agency.


According to an eyewitness, militants appeared in a group of five to seven in Redwani and offered multiple gun salutes in the air to the civilians.

The youth were killed when Government Forces laid a siege around the Hawoora area and Youth in large numbers hit the streets pelting stones on Government Forces.