According to local authorities in eastern Logar province, district police chief for Baraki Barak was killed following militants attack.

Provincial governor spokesman Din Mohammad Darwish confirming the report said Baraki Barak district police chief Hazrat Mohammad was killed late Friday evening by Taliban militants in this province.

Mr. Darwish further added one of the security guard of Hazrat Mohammad was killed and another one was critically injured following the incident.

He also said at least two Taliban militants were killed following the clashes.

Taliban militants yet to comment regarding the report.