The body of an elderly man is discovered in the Zulfiqar lake of Band-e-Amir National Park, according to the Taliban police officials in Bamyan province.

According to the newsletter, which was released yesterday, Monday, the 16th of May, some cash, a cellphone, and several packets of tablets were discovered with the body during the initial investigation.

The man’s identity remains unclear, according to local Taliban officials, who said the body was brought to the center of Bamyan for further investigations.

There were no signs of beatings on the body, according to the Taliban.


  • Saqalain Eqbal is an Online Editor for Khaama Press. He is a Law graduate from The American University of Afghanistan (AUAF).