Thousands Reach Shopian Amid a Complete Shutdown to Bid Adieu to ‘Molvi Tariq’

May 03

Thousands of women and men have gathered in Moolu Chitragam in Shopian near the house of a Militant, Tariq Ali Sheikh alias Molvi on Friday afternoon.

The Kashmiriyat has been informed that people in the area have gathered to bid adieu to the local Militant who has been killed in the an encounter early morning in Shopian along with two other local Militants.

Tariq had joined Militant ranks on April 02 in 2018, his father was a popular commander of the region, he had been killed during an encounter in early 90s.

Sources said that people shouting pro Freedom and Pro Islam slogans have gathered in Moolu Chitragam.

Three militants were killed in an encounter that raged early morning on Sunday in imam Sahibarea of South Kashmir’s Shopian District.

A complete shutdown is being observed in the Pulwama and Shopian districts to mourn the killing of Militants.