Hajin shuts for 3rd straight day to mourn killing of militants

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Bandipora, Dec 11: Hajin town of Bandipora district in north Kashmir observed a complete shutdown for third straight day on Tuesday to mourn the killings of two minor militants.
The shutdown was observed in Mujhgund area where encounter had taken place in which two locals from Hajin town and a non-local militant were killed.
Local sources said that all the shops and business establishments remained shut while traffic also remained off the roads.
Forces were deployed at many places to maintain law and order. Many people were injured in clashes that broke out in area after the funeral processions of Mudasir Rashid Parrey and Sakib Bilal on Monday.
Thousands of people had participated in the joint funeral of both the local militants at their ancestral village in Hajin.