Woman killed, 3 injured in Kapisa domestic violence attack
MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): A woman was killed and three others of the same family were injured as a result of domestic violence in Kohistan-2 district of central Kapisa province on Sunday, an official said.
The incident took place in the morning in Karezak area of the district, the governor’s spokesman, Qais Qadari, told Pajhwok Afghan News. He said a man, Mullah Malang, who has two wives, stabbed and injured his first wife and son with a knife, but another son of his first wife shot dead his stepmother and injured his father in retaliation.
Police had arrested the killer. The provincial women’s affairs director, Sefwa Kohistani, confirmed the incident and said women were mostly murdered as a result of domestic violence.
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