At least 31 Afghan national army soldiers were killed or injured in various incidents across the country during the military operations.

According to a statement released by Afghan Defense Ministry, at least 3 Afghan national army soldiers were killed and 11 others were injured during the military operations at Kapisa, Maidan Wardak, Zabul and Helmand provinces of Afghanistan during the past 24 hours.

In the meantime at least 8 Afghan national army soldiers have been killed and 9 others have been injured following military operation which was launched two days back at Bala-Bolok district of western Farah province.

Afghan Defense Ministry officials following the statement also said Afghan security forces discovered and seized various weapons, ammunitions and explosives including 28 landmines during the operations.