Hamid Lelhari, now believed to be the new successor of Zakir Musa is son of Mohammad Ismail Lone and was born in 1990. He is a native of Lelhar Kakpora, Pulwama.
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It said that he has received schooling at Evergreen Public School Lelhar.
“He did his eighth class from Government Middle School Kakpora. Lelhari dropped out of school, police sources said due to some domestic problems following which he worked as a labourer, a cook and a mason,” the report said.
Zakir Musa was killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Tral area of Pulwama district on May 23 this year.