The Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in south-eastern Ghazni province and released six people from a Taliban prison.
The Special Operations Corps said in a statement that the Special Forces conducted the raid in Geru district on Thursday night.
The statement further added that the Special Forces rescued six people from a Taliban prison.
Furthermore, the Special Operations Corps said a student, an intelligence operative, a policeman and three civilians were among those rescued.
The Taliban group has not commented regarding the operation so far.