Police chief for Pasamand district killed in Taliban ambush
Police chief Gen. Ghulam Mustafa Mohseni told Pajhwok Afghan News the Pasamand district police commander, Abdullah Khan Daulati, was killed late on Friday.
Daulati had been to a far-flung area for an operation against the militants, but he was attacked by the fighters. Three rebels were killed and as many wounded in retaliatory fire from police.
Gen. Mohseni praised Abdullah Khan as a competent police officer, who courageously martialled his troops to beat back Taliban’s group attack on Chardara district centre last year.
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