Srinagar: Tral area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district today observed a complete shutdown for the second consecutive day to mourn the death of local Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed two days ago in a firefight with government forces.
According to news agency GNS, a complete spontaneous shutdown was observed across Tral during which shops and commercial establishments remained shut while transport was also affected. The shutdown was observed to mourn the death of seventeen year old Adil Chopan of Hizb who was killed in a brief gunfight two days ago in Gujjar Basti area of Tral.
Adil had earlier in May this year survived a gunfight in which top commander Sabzar Bhat along with teenage aide Faizan were killed. He was taken out of a house rubble by locals in injured condition. No incident of stone-pelting was reported anywhere from Tral today.