Unknown gunmen shot dead the Secretary General of the Boxing Federation of Afghanistan in Kabul city.

Sources in Boxing Federation of Afghanistan confirmed that Mr. Hamidullah Hamidi, the Secretary General of Boxing Federation was shot dead earlier today.

The sources further added that the unknown gunmen opened fire on Mr. Hamidi in Khoshal Khan area of the city.

Mr. Hamidi was on his way towards his office when unknown gunmen opened fire on him, the sources added.

No individual or group has so far claimed responsibility for the incident.