The Afghan Special Forces arrested a Taliban fighter disguised in women’s dress in south-eastern Ghazni province of Afghanistan.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement said the Special Unit of the Afghan National Police conducted an operation in Qarabagh district on Friday night.

The statement further added that the Special Forces arrested a Taliban militant who had disguised himself in women’s dress in a bid to flee the area.

Furthermore, the Ministry of Interior said the Special Forces also discovered and confiscated three weapons from the detained militant.

The Taliban group has not commented in this regard so far.