Mumtaz Qadri buried in ancestral village near Islamabad

56d56a8d502banews51s45f5fs54fMumtaz Qadri Funaral1Scores of supporters of Mumtaz Qadri, the killer of former Punjab governor Salman Taseer, gathered Tuesday for his funeral in his ancestral village in Bara Kahu area, close to Islamabad.
Qadri’s funeral prayers were offered in Liaquat Bagh following Zuhr prayers, after which the body was taken to his final burial place.
The funeral procession took nearly six hours to reach as thousands of supporters and members of religious parties had gathered to attend the funeral.
Security was beefed up in Islamabad and Rawalpindi, with thousands of policemen guarding buildings and lined along the route taken by Qadri’s funeral procession, AFP reported.Mumtaz Qadri Funaral