Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

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

Losing PC candidate guns down youth

Losing PC candidate guns down youth

Sep 22, 2014 - 16:05

MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A young man was gunned down by a losing provincial council candidate after a verbal clash in the capital of northwestern Faryab province, an official said on Monday.

Faryab police spokesman Syed Massoud Yaqubi told Pajhwok Afghan News the 22-year-old, Hazrat Gul, was killed by Sarwar, a failing provincial council candidate. Police had arrested Sarwar, he said.

Giving an eyewitness account, Muhammad Ashraf said he was with Gul at his home when Sarwar came in and entered a dispute with Gul before opening fire at him.







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



Twitter Update