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7 members of a family dead in Kandahar gun attack

7 members of a family dead in Kandahar gun attack

Jul 02, 2016 - 14:45

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Seven member of a family including womeninfo-icon have been killed in gunmen attack on a house in the Shah Wali Kot district of southern Kandahar province, an official said on Saturday.

Police Spokesman Zia Durrani dubbed the gunmen as Talibaninfo-icon and said the group attack innocent family members in Melli Karezinfo-icon locality Friday night.

He said three men and four women were among the dead, adding the slain family members showed strong resistance during the attack and killed one assailant.

The Taliban have not yet commented about the incident. Few days back similar incident happened in Maiwand district.



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