District prosecutor killed in Helmand
LASHKARGAH (PAN): Unidentified gunmen shot dead district prosecutor Mohammad Azim in the southern province of Helmand, officials said on Sunday.
The incident took place early on Sunday in the Garishk district, Daud Ahmadi, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The gunmen shot Azim while he was going to his office and then fled the scene. Ahmadi said the police have launched an investigation.
Haji Hamkar, a member of social council, said that Azim had no personal enemies and speculated that he might have been killed because of working for the government.
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