Three women employees of the Enikass TV network were killed in two separate armed attacks in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar province this afternoon, officials confirmed.
Confirming the incidents, Zalmay Latifi, head of the Enikass TV said unidentified gunmen attacked two of their employees in the dubbing unit named Shahnaz and Sadia in PD1 of Jalalabad city at around 04:00pm and both died of injuries at the hospital.
“In similar incident, another employee of the TV network named Mursal Habibi was also killed in an attack by an armed man,” Latifi said.
In the meantime, doctors at the provincial hospital of Nangarhar said a woman pedestrian who was at the scene was also injured and immediately transferred to the hospital.
Juma Gul Hemat, a Police commander in Nangarhar said the murderer of Mursal has been arrested and investigations are underway.
No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attacks.