Police officer turned anti-India rebel laid to rest in Pulwama

Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now
Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now

SRINAGAR: An anti-India rebel, Raqib Bashir, who joined militant ranks soon after being appointed as a special police officer, was laid to rest in Zadoora village of southern Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now
Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now

Hundreds of mourners participated in his funeral at his residential village. He was killed in an encounter with government forces in Godipora area of the district yesterday.

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Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now
Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now
Image by Vikar Syed / JandK Now