Pajhwok Services

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Police officer among 4 killed in Kunduz, Faryab

Police officer among 4 killed in Kunduz, Faryab

Dec 28, 2013 - 14:04

KUNDUZ CITY (PANinfo-icon): At least four people, including a police officer, have been killed in separate incidents in Kunduz and Faryab provinces, officials said on Saturday.

Syed Sarwar Hussaini, the Kunduz police spokesman, said two men were killed last night when they quarreled on a trivial issue at a wedding ceremony. Several guests left the ceremony after the incident.

In another incident, a police officer and a constable were killed in the Shirin Tagab district of northwestern Faryab province.

Syed Luqman Gahrik, the district chief, said an explosion in the Dawlatabad area left police officer dead. The explosive device had been attached to a motorcycle.

But Qari Yousaf Ahmadi, the Talibaninfo-icon spokesman, claimed killing two officers Khan Zabit and Awlya Qul in the attack.

He said Mullahinfo-icon Mohibullah, a local police commander, had joined Taliban ranks in the Garizwan district of Faryab.

But Abdul Raziq Kakar, the district head, rejected the claims and said there was no commander by the name of Mohibullah live in the town.




Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment