All the seven bodies of slain Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants retrieved by police in Druggad village have been identified as Yawar Itoo, a resident Safnagri Zainpora, Nazim Nazir of Nagbal, Adil Thokar of Homhohona, Ubair Shafi Malla, a resident of Trenz, Rais Thokar of Paderpora, Ishafaq Malik of Pinjoora and Zubair Turay of Shopian town.
“We have started the process of handing over bodies to the respective families,” a senior police officer said. “By evening, the families will lay them to rest.”
Eighth body that was also recovered from Druggad. Police said they have identified him as Mushtaq Ahmad Thokar, a local resident. As per reports “He is the same person whom the army had taken last night to guide them to the area,” .