Head of Takhar’s Ulema Council Killed in IED Blast
Mawlawi Abdul Samad Mohammadi, head of the northern Takhar province’s Ulema Council, was killed and three more were wounded in a magnetic IED blast on Wednesday afternoon, said Khalil Aseer, a spokesman for the provincial police chief.
Afghan Voice Agency (AVA)_The incident occurred around 1:30 pm local time in Taluqan city, capital of the province, when a magnetic #IED_exploded against #Mohammadi's_car, Aseer said.
“Three other people were wounded in the #blast,” he said, adding that an investigation is ongoing.
No group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility.