Ex-Hizbul Commander was spotted in Tral earlier today. Musa made an appearance at ansentia prayers of slain Hizbul militant Sabzar Bhat. Reportedly, Musa had quit militancy following difference in ideologies of separatists and Hizbul.
A group of five militants, including Hizb commander Zakir Musa, surfaced during the funeral prayers that were led by senior resistance leader Raja Mehraj-ud-din.
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“Zakir broke down and people consoled him. Shakir (a militant who also belongs to Rathsuna) was also present,” said Shakeel Ahmad, a resident of Tral.
Another Hizb militant, believed to be Azaan from Shopian, also appeared on the graveyard twice. People hugged him and kissed his face.
Many of the mourners visited Sabzar’s home to express solidarity with his family.