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Large crowds at funerals of Sunjuwan attack victims in Valley

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Scores of local residents turned out on Tuesday to attend the funerals of and other three soldiers killed in the terror attack on the camp in

As soldiers reversed arms to present the last salute to Mir in Maidanpora village in district, scores of wailing and weeping locals carried his body in a procession to the burial ground.

Men, women and children from Maidanpora and adjacent villages turned out to attend the funeral of the native who laid down his life in service of the country.

Large number of locals also attended funerals of other three soldiers belonging to Shopian, Anantnag and Pulwama districts, for once, wiping the fault lines seen in the past between funerals of local militants and locall security personnel.

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, February 13 2018. 17:06 IST
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