Four militants affiliated with the Taliban and ISIS Khurasan surrendered to the Afghan forces in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East in a statement said three Taliban militants and a member of ISIS Khurasan surrendered to the Afghan forces in Bati Kot district on Wednesday.

The statement further added that the militants were previously involved in destructive activities but the surrendered to Afghan forces after renouncing violence.

The antig-government armed militant groups including Taliban have not commented regarding the surrender of their militants so far.

Nangarhar is among the relatively calm provinces in East of Afghanistan but the anti-government armed elements including Taliban and ISIS Khurasan affiliates are active in some of its remote districts and often attempt to attack the government institutions and security forces.