“Move towards civil secretariat and will sit in a peaceful dharna till the daily carnage is not stopped. The protest strike will continue. (JRL) 2/2 #KashmirKillings (sic),” Hurriyat (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said in a tweet.
Earlier, he tweeted,
Words fail to express the pain of the tragedy unfolding in #Shopian as the count of the brutally killed by Indian forces keeps rising!Tomorrow as the “Durbar“of our killers opens in srinagar,leadership and people from allwalks,Traders,lawyers,students,employees and others will1/2
— Mirwaiz Umar Farooq (@MirwaizKashmir) May 6, 2018
Six civilians and five militants, including Saddam Padder and Assistant Professor-turned militant Dr Muhammad Rafi Bhat, were killed in a gunfight with the government forces in district Shopian on Sunday.
Over 20 people have also sustained injuries during the post-gunfight clashes.