Faryab man guns down mother, sister
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A man has shot dead his mother and a sister in northern Faryab province, officials said on Monday.
Najmuddin, 30, gunned down his 55-year-old mother and 25-year-old sister in Yamblaq locality of the 9th municipal district of Maimana, the provincial capital, on Sunday night, crime branch chief Col. Sarbeland told Pajhwok Afghan News.
“ Najmuddin was a gangster and detective organs have been trying to find him,” he said, adding the incident occurred due to a family dispute.
Both of the victims had been shot in the head, forensic lab head Dr. Sameer Anayat said.
Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) head for Faryab, Syed Hafizullah Fitrat, condemned the murder and asked security and detective officials to urgently arrest the perpetrator and bring him to justice.
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