Srinagar, July 9: The mortal remains of slain militant commander, 22-year-old, Burhan Muzaffar Wani, were handed over to his family at earlier today.
Before the arrival of the cavalcade in Tral, thousands of people were already waiting the arrival of the body.
According to reports people from many different places have reached Tral for Nimaz-i-Jinazah of the new age militancy poster boy scheduled to be held in Eidgah.
Of the seventeen men who formed Burhan Wani’s group in South Kashmir, only three are left today after including Burhan Wani three men died in a gun battle with Special Forces from Cargo Srinagar, SOG and Army’s 19 RR in Bumdoora area of Kokernag in South Kashmir. The other two rebels were identified as Sartaj Ahmad and Parvez Ahmad.
Sartaj lived was local of Kokernag area while Parvez was identified as one who belonged to Tral belt. On Friday when the operation ended police had identified him as one from Srigufwara area.
Reports coming from Tral said that tens of thousands of people area present while more are on way to Tral. The Jinazah will take place at 11:30 AM.
Sartaj’s body was handed over last late night to his family.