Kapisa Ulema chief was assassinated on Taliban instructions: NDS
By Khaama Press - Wed Sep 20 2017, 3:56 pm
The National Directorate of Security (NDS) in a statement said the main suspect involved the killing of Mawlavi Gul Mohammad Hanifyar, the Ulema Council chief of Kapisa, has been arrested.
The statement further added that the detained suspect has been identified as Abdul Muqeem who is currently in the custody of the intelligence operatives.
Muqeem was arrested during an operation of the intelligence operatives conducted in the vicinity of Kohistanat district of Kapisa, the statement said.
NDS also added that the detained individual has confessed that he is an active member of the Taliban group and was involved in the assassination of Mawlavi Hanifyar.
He has said that the assassination was carried out by him on the instructions of Khan Aqa.
According to Muqeem, Khan Aqa is also famous as Mawlavi Nasratullah and is currently involved in terrorist related activities in this province, being the shadow district governor of the Taliban group.