The source further added, the miliants were killed during 8 separate military operations conducted by Afghan national police in coordination with the Afghan army, Afghan intelligence and international coalition security forces.
The operations were conducted at Nangarhar, Badakhshan, Kandahar, Helmand and Paktia provinces of Afghanitan, interior ministry officials added.
Interior Ministry officials also said at least 1 militant was injured and 14 others were also detained during the military operations.
Afghan security forces also seized some weapons, ammunitions along with explosives during the military operations. Anti-government armed militatn groups yet to comment regarding the operation.