The Afghan security forces inflicted heavy casualties on Taliban militants during the operations in Daikundi and Kandahar province.

The 205th Atal Corps in a statement said the Afghan security forces killed 12 Taliban militants during an operation in Kajran district of Daikundi province.

The statement further added that the security forces wounded 10 other militants during the same operation.

Furthermore, the 205th Atal Corps said the security forces killed 9 Taliban militants and wounded 4 others during an operation in Panjwai district of Kandahar.

The 205th Atal Corps also added that the security forces discovered and defused 15 improvised explosive devices during the operations in Kandahar.