The security forces arrested a Taliban group member who had disguised himself as woman in eastern Nuristan province of Afghanistan.

The Ministry of Interior said in a statement that the security forces arrested the Taliban group member in Saw Village of Nari district.

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

Meanwhile, the Ministry of Interior said the security forces arrested another militant who was assassinating security personnel in Herat province.

The interior ministry also added that the security forces arrested the militant in Pul-e Maldar area of Adraskan district of Herat.