Amid a massive gathering of thousands of sobbing people of adjoining areas of Kangan, Amir was laid to rest. According to eyewitnesses people began to throng ancestral village of Amir Chauturgul of Kangan district Ganderbal when the news of Amir’s death reached them.
At around 11:30 AM he was finally laid to rest in a local graveyard.
People in thousands participated in his funeral amid massive anti- India and pro-freedom sloganeering.
Amir Hamid Lone of age 22 years was injured in clashes in Kangan which erupted soon after the news about the passing away of another youth Gowhar Ahmad Rather reached the area.
For more than 12 days, Amir was battling for life in Intense Care Unit (ICU) at Saoura SKIMS. Amir had received critical injuries on his head during clashes with security forces at Kangan on April 3.