Baghlan govt official shot dead
PULI-I-KHUMRI (PAN): An Information and Culture Department worker in northern Baghlan province was shot dead by unidentified gunmen, the police chief said on Tuesday
Col. Mohammad Kamin said the incident took place last night when unidentified assailants stormed Habibullah Suleman Khel's house in the Sugar Mills area.
The men managed to escape after killing Sulemankhel, who had no enmity with anyone, said Baghlan Information and Culture Director Samiullah Sharifi.
Resident Azizullah said they heard gunfire in Habibullah's house at 10pm.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the murder.
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