Ganderbal observes shutdown over killing of Militant in Shopian Shootout

Ganderbal, April 09(KNB): Ganderbal district and and adjoining areas observed shutdown for third consecutive day to mourn the killing of a local student-turned-militant Rahil Rashid Sheikh.

Shops and other business establishments remained closed in the area while public transport is seen off the roads, however private transport is plying.

Earlier, Rahil Rashid Sheikh, who was from Nunner area of Ganderbal district, was killed in a gunfight with government forces in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on April 6.(KNB)

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