PULWAMA - A group of militants emerged in Litar area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district and offered gun salute for the slain militant Irfan Ahmed Rather.
Irfan Ahmed Rather, a Hizb militant along with his associate Irfan Ahmed Sheikh was killed in Pachihara Drabgam village of Pulwama district a couple of days back.
Eyewitnesses told Kashmir News Trust that a group of militant emerged in the native village of Irfan Ahmed Rather and fired several rounds in air in his honour. Witnesses added that militants dispersed and left the village before the arrival of soldiers.
The locals said that government forces shortly after the incident cordoned off the area but no one was arrested during the search operation.
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