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Scores attend funerals of slain Baramulla trio CM condemns killing

Baramulla, May 01: Three civilians who were killed by unknown gunmen in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district last night were laid to rest on Tuesday.
Hundreds of people attended the funeral prayers of slain Asif Ahmed Shiekh, Haseeb Ahmad Khan and Mohammad Asgar, who were killed by unknown gunmen late last night at Iqbal Market of Khanpora area of Baramulla.
Police on late Monday issued a statement accusing one Pakistani militant and two local militants of LeT of killing the trio.
Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti condemned the killing of the three youth.
The Chief Minister said she is pained to see young boys getting killed in an unending cycle of violence which she reiterated ought to be put to an end.
Mehbooba Mufti has extended sympathies to bereaved families of the slain youth.