Pulwama, Shopian observe shutdown to mourn the killing of two fidayeen militants

Pulwama, Jan 01: The twin districts of South Kashmir Pulwama and Shopian observed a complete shutdown on Monday.

    The shutdown was observed to mourn the killing of two militants from Pulwama district.

    The two fidayeen militants Manzoor Ahmed Baba of Drabgam and Fardeen Ahmed Khandey of Nazneenpora Tral were killed yesterday when they resorted to an audacious attack on CRPF training centre at Lethpora killing five troopers wounding couple of them.

    No organization had called for a shutdown in the twin districts.

    Spontaneous shutdown was also observed in Tral town of the Pulwama district