The Taliban militants have reportedly captured the control of Kuran wa Mujan district in north-eastern Badakhshan province of Afghanistan.

Amanullah Paiman, a former lawmaker from Badakhshan confirmed that the Taliban militants launched an attack on Kuran wa Munjan on Sunday night.

Paiman further added that the attack claimed the lives of two soldiers and wounded 4 others.

Furthermore, Paiman said the Taliban militants managed to capture Police Headquarters of the district following the clash.

He also added that the Afghan forces are currently based in the outskirts of Kuran wa Munjan district.

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