Thousands gather at Kulgam village to offer funeral prayers of local militant

JK Bank

Thousands of people have gathered near the house of slain militant Mudasir Ahmad Dar alias Abu Muawiya who was killed early Sunday morning at Khudwani area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district.

Sources said that men and women from adjoining villages converged at Shalipora area of Kulgam to bid adieu to the local militant.

According to reports Mudasir was among one of the three militants killed in Kulgam early Sunday morning.

Three militants were killed after an encounter broke out between militants and government forces at Khudwani area of Kulgam.

Police said that the  militants were involved in the killing and abduction of slain cop who was killed on Saturday.