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Kandahar official gunned down by unidentified assailants

Kandahar official gunned down by unidentified assailants

Sep 04, 2016 - 12:46

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The Labour, Social Affairs, Martyrs and Disabled (MLSMD) director for southern Kandahar province has been killed mysteriously, an official said on Sunday.

Unidentified gunmen shot dead Ali Qate on the outskirts of the Aino Mena neighbourhood of Kandahar City, the provincial capital, last night, said the governor’s spokesman.

Samim Khpalwaksaid the victim’s body was found early Sunday morning and investigations into the incident had been launched. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the killing of Qate.


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