Tributes paid to 22 victims of Wular boat tragedy

Kashmir
In occupied Kashmir, folks held particular prayers in Handwara city to recollect and pay tributes to 22 victims of Wular Lake tragedy on their 10th dying anniversary.

Twenty youngsters together with a instructor and one other worker of Burn Candle Public College, Handwara, drowned in Wular Lake on Could 30, 2006, when an Indian Navy’s boat carrying them capsized in the course of the lake, and no rescue effort was made to avoid wasting the youngsters.

Residents of Handwara together with dad and mom and kinfolk of victims held particular prayers for the victims at Martyrs Graveyard within the city.

They demanded stringent punishment to the Indian navy officers for his or her negligence and held them liable for the tragedy.