5 militants killed in Bandipora gunfight laid to rest

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Five unidentified militants killed by govt forces in the neighbouring Bandipora district were buried today at a martyr’s graveyard here in this north Kashmir district.

The bodies of all the five slain militants were handed over to the local Auqaf committee by the police on Saturday night for final rites.

After funeral prayers, all the unknown militants were laid to rest at the martyr’s graveyard in Gantamulla here around 1:00am.

The five unidentified militants were killed in a fierce firefight in a forest area of Bandipora district on Friday.