A senior leader of the Islamic State terror group surrendered to the Afghan forces in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

According to a statement released by provincial government, Fraidoon alias Neman Al-Bajuri surrendered to the Afghan forces in Kot district of Nangarhar.

The statement further added that Fraidoon was in charge of the educational programs of the terror group in Nangarhar.

Originally a resident of Qarabagh district of Kabul, Fraidoon surrendered to the Afghan forces after realizing the truth, the provincial government added in its statement.

Furthermore, Fraidoon handed over a pistol and two hand grenades to the Afghan forces.

The sympathizers of the Islamic State terror group has not commented regarding the surrender of the group’s senior leader so far.

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