Police Busts ‘Hitman’ Before Targeting Gov’t Employees In Nangarhar
Afghan voice agency (AVA)_angarhar- The #governor’s_press office announced in a statement on Sunday, that the Afghan security members have arrested a man who planned and wanted to assassinate a government official in Nangarhar.
The detainee is named Etebar-Gul and was arrested by the police forces in PD4 of Jalalabad in Nangarhar province.
According to the statement, the man used to identify the homes and residential areas where the government officials and employees stayed, after completing his investigation and findings, he was ordered to target and assassinate them.
This comes as murders and assassinations of #public_figures, government employees, journalists, and activists have escalated in Kabul and other provinces of Afghanistan.
Earlier, this morning, unknown gunmen opened fire at a government vehicle, killing two #female_judges and wounded their driver in PD10 of Kabul city.