The police forces arrested a woman and her husband on charges of murdering and burying a man in the backyard of their clinic in Paktiya province.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement said the police forces arrested the couple in Garda Seri district of the province.

The statement further added that the couple was running a health clinic where they had murdered a man a year ago and buried the victim’s body in the backyard of the clinic.

Furthermore, the interior ministry said the police forces have not been able to ascertain the circumstances surrounding the murder of the man.

However, the Ministry of Interior said the police forces recovered the remains of the victim which they will hand over to his family.