Kahmard district chief killed; governor blames Taliban
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The administrative chief for the Kahmard district of central Bamyan province has been mysteriously killed, an official said on Thursday.
Governor Mohammad Tahir Zahir told Pajhwok Afghan News HadiSaighani was killed at around 9:00pm in the SokhtaChanar locality of Saighan district. He was killed on his way home.
Deputy police chief, Mohammad Ali Lakzai, said police had opened an investigation into the killing of the district chief. Heaccused the Taliban of killing Saighani.
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