The killing of terrorist Zakit Musa yesterday (Thursday, 23 May) has triggered violent protests across Kashmir, reports Kashmir Life. Musa, a former member of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen and founder-chief of al Qaeda’s arm in Kashmir, Ansar Gazwatul Hind was neutralised by security forces in Dadsara village of Tral area in Pulwama district.
Protests were witnessed in various parts of Srinagar, Trehgam village of Kupwara district and Sopora area of Baramulla district. Students of the University of Kashmir have also gathered outside Zakoora campus to protest against the killing.
In Srinagar’s Nawakadal Chowk, protestors assembled shouting slogans in favour of the slain militant. Okay, Yaripora and Shouch areas of Kulgam district, Soaf-Shali area of Kokernag village in Anantnag are also affected. Read More