Captain of Female Handball Team in Sar-e Pul Killed By Ex-Husband

Kabul: In a devastating development, a rising star was crushed too soon as Nooria Tabesh, the captain of the “Peacekeepers” handball team in the Sar-e-Pul province, was killed by her ex-husband in Sar-e-Pul city, as per local sources.

Noor Agha Faizi, spokesperson for the Sar-e-Pul Police , said that the incident took place two days ago in the “Imam Kalan” area of the third security PD3 of Sar-e-Pul.

Faizi added that Nooria Tabesh had been shot and her brother’s wife was also killed in the incident. Nooria Tabesh’s mother and brother were also shot at by her ex-husband.

Noor Agha Faizi stressed that the person accused of killing Nooria Tabesh and his brother’s wife had fled from Sar-e-Pul to areas under the control of Taliban insurgents. According to him, the accused had already joined the Taliban.

The Taliban have not commented on the matter yet.

19 / April 2021