The vehicle in which slain civilian Gowhar Lone was reportedly traveling. A local told Kashmir Narrator over the phone that the other three slain civilians, travelling in a Swift car, were returning from Lassipora, Pulwama to their respective homes in Shopian
Picture of Lashkar militant Ashiq Ahmad
Dead body of Ashiq Ahmad was found in an apple orchard in Saidapora village of Shopian on Monday morning
Dead body of slain civilian identified as Suhail Wagay of Pinjoora, Shopian
Dead body of civilian Gowhar Lone
Dead body of Shahid Khan of Malikgund, Shopian
Dead body of civilian Shahnawaz Wagay
Dead body of Lashkar militant Amir Ahmad Malik of Harmain, Shopian
An Army spokesman said on Sunday that three civilians were accompanying a Lashkar militant Amir Malik and all were killed in a brief shootout at Pahnoo, Shopian. On Monday morning, another dead body of a civilian was recovered from the spot. The locals, however, rejected the Army claim and said that the youth had no connection with the militant.
They identified the four civilians as Suhail Ahmad Wagay (22) son Khalid Ahmad Wagay of Pinjora, Shahid Khan (21) son of Bashir Khan of Malik Gund and Shahnawaz Wagay (23) son of Ali Mohammad of Moolu, Trenz and Gowhar Ahmad Lone (24) of Trenz. Another dead body of Lashkar militant Ashiq Ahmad was found in Saidapora village of Shopian on Monday morning, taking the death toll to six.