Thousands attend funeral procession of civilian in Shopian
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Shopian : Thousands of people on Tuesday took part in the last rites of a civilian who was allegedly killed on Wednesday during the clashes near the encounter site in Shopian.
The youth identified as Sajad Ahmad Parray of Badrahama , Shopian was killed after government forces allegedly opened fire on protesters near the gunfight site on Wednesday.
Reports said that two rounds of funeral prayers were held for Sajad at his ancestral graveyard in Badrahama village and pro-freedom and pro-Islam slogans were raised by the mourners during his funeral.