At least six insurgents and two police were killed and four wounded when they engaged in clash in Khoshamand district Paktika province.
A media release from Paktika governor say that police were busy of patrolling in Khoshamnd district while they ordered a car to stop but the driver tried to run away from the area toward Ghazni province.
Afterward police from Khoshamand and Jani Khel districts of Paktika followed the car into Ghazni province and later engaged in clash with them.
According to the press release six Taliban fighters including their famous commander Fida Mohammed were killed two police have also been killed and four more were wounded.
The fighters land cruiser car destroyed in the attack and police recovered an amount of ammunition and weapons from it.
Taliban did not express their view regarding the incident.
Moreover Taliban claims to have blown up a NATO vehicle killing all personnel on board in Sabari district khost on monday but Sabari sub governor Dawlat Khan Qayumi.
NATO press office in eastern Afghanistan confirms the incident but denies the allegations of Taliban regarding the casualties.
Ismail Haqmal/ Khost province