Thursday, December 8

Thousands attend funerals of martyred youth in IOK

Srinagar, June 30, 2018 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, thousands of people, today, participated in funeral prayers of a martyred youth, Sajjad Ahmed and a 10th class student, Faizan Ahmed Poswal, who were martyred buy the Indian troops in Pulwama town, yesterday. The troops killed Sajjad Ahmed during a cordon and search operation in Thamuna area of the town and shot dead Faizan Ahmed during anti-India demonstrations in the area.

Braving heavy rains, thousands of people including women and children participated in funeral procession of Sajjad Ahmed at his ancestral village Gund Chogal in Handwara area of Kupwara district, today. They raised high-pitched pro-freedom and anti-India slogans.

Meanwhile, despite heavy rains, thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of Faizan Ahmed at his native Gosannad Ludhow area of Pulwama district, today. Two rounds of funeral prayers were held at local Eidgah since last night while third one was offered at District Hospital Pulwama. It is to mention here that Faizan was declared as brought dead at the District Hospital, Pulwama, by none other than his father, Dr Abdul Ghani Poswal, a medical officer at the hospital.

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