An airstrike in central Logar province killed the shadow district chief of Taliban for Aza district of the province.

The 209th Shaheen Corps, citing the Defense Ministry sources reported late on Sunday that an airstriek in the provincial capital of Logar killed Mawlavi Mohamadullah Farooqi, the shadow district chief of Taliban for Azra district.

The source further added that the security forces conducted the airstrike at around 7 pm local tie on Saturday.

Furthermore, the 209th Shaheen Corps said the airstrike also killed the deputy of Mawlavi Farooqi and two other militants.

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