Changes in Helmand security command amid deteriorating security situation
AVA- The changes in the security command includes appointment of General Ghulam Daud Tarakhel as the commander of the 505th police zone of Helmand and appointment of General Abdul Ghafar Safi as the police chief of Helmand.
Senior deputy interior minister for security General Murad Ali Murad said the changes were made on the recommendations of the ministry of interior and approval of President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani.
Speaking during a gathering for the introduction of the new security chiefs, Gen. Murad said the changes were made based on the ongoing efforts by the government bring reforms in the security sector of the country.
Gen. Murad further added that reforms will be brought in the security sector in all 33 provinces of the country.
He also thanked General Aqa Noor Kintoz for his services as the Hemand police chief and the acting commander of the 505th Bost zone General Mohammad Rahim Chakhansuri.