Shaheen Military Corps official shot dead in Balkh
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): In a grim development, the training department head of the Shaheen Military Corps was killed by his own secretary in Mazar-e-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, officials said Saturday.
Abdul Razzaq Qaderi, a senior police official, told Pajhwok Afghan News that Hamidullah Hashemi was gunned down on Saturday morning.
Hashemi was rushed to hospital but he succumbed to his injuries. The secretary fled the scene after committing the crime but a manhunt was underway to nab him, Qaderi added.
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