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    Mohammad Barat


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    3,200 complete basic literacy courses

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): Some 3,200 people have completed basic literacy courses and 90 others graduated from electricity classes in northern Samangan province, officials said on Monday.

    Accidents & Disasters,Business & Economics,Social

    Floods affected families given aid in Samangan

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): Some 500 families affected by recent floods in northern Samangan province received aid assistance in kind of food and clothes, officials said.

    GovernanceNo details available

    62-km road constructed in Samangan

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): Construction work on a 62-kilometre road was completed in northern Samangan province on Saturday, an official said.


    Samangan PC yet to elect its board

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): Samangan residents on Tuesday lamented the new provincial council’s failure to elect its administrative board and to hold regular meetings.

    Security and Crime

    Truck driver detained with 385 kg of opium

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): A truck driver was arrested with hundreds of kilograms of opium in Aibak, the capital of northern Samangan province, on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    Protestors demand public execution of killers

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): A large number of people, including religious scholars, on Sunday staged a protest rally in the capital city of Samangan province, asking the government to publicly execute the killers of a child and his mother.


    Samangan traffic department gets new building

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): A new building for the traffic department was inaugurated in Aibak, the capital of northern Samangan province, an official said Wednesday.

    Governance,Business & Economics

    Samangan coalmines revenue dips

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): The prolonged electoral crisis has led to an unprecedented decline in revenue from coalmines in the Dara-i-Suaf district of northern Samangan province, an official said on Wednesday.

    Governance,Security and Crime

    Newly-wed couple among 13 killed in accidents

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): More than a dozen people, including a newly-married couple, have been killed and nine others injured during separate accidents in northern Samangan province, officials said on Saturday.


    Samangan pins hopes on new president

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): Residents of northern Samangan province have urged the new president to act in accordance with the teachings of the holy Quran and work hard to eliminate administrative graft, ensure security and encourage foreign aid.