October 24, 2014

Firing in Takhar University, 2 killed

By Sajad - Fri Feb 01 2013, 5:13 pm

Afghan police (7)An unknown gunman entered University compound in north eastern Takhar province and killed two police officers.

According to reports the assailant militant was also injured following the cross fire and is under the investigation.

In the meantime provincial security chief spokesman Abdul Khalil Asir said the incident took place after a gunmen was looking to enter the University compound.

He said the assailant militant opened fire on Afghan police forces after his entry to the university was denied.

Takhar is among the peaceful province in north eastern Afghanistan and today’s incident is the only attack by a militant on government compound in this province.

Mr. Asir said the assailant man is being treated in Takhar hospital and he is the resident of Taloqan district.

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