Taliban’s Military Deputy Commissioner For Northern Provinces Arrested

Security officials reported the arrest of deputy of Taliban’s Military Commission for northern provinces along with two of his comrades.

Security sources said that deputy of the Taliban’s military commission for northern provinces was arrested along with two of his comrades on Tuesday by Balkh police from Du Rahi Hairatan. The Taliban official was identified as Gul Haidar also known as Sayed Habib.

The source added that the individual was arrested while he wanted to travel to Kunduz province.

A pistol, a night vision, a map entitled “Afghan-Tajik”, 85000 Pakistani rupee, 30000AFG, three phones and a vehicle were seized by security forces from the detainee, as per source.

9 / July 2019