Sources in Baghlan say a doctor and six members of his family were assassinated by unknown gunmen in the Pol-e-Hesar district of the province.


According to reports, Zahiruddin Andarabi, a doctor, working at a private hospital in the Baghlan province, along with his six family members were killed by unknown gunmen.
Zahiruddin Andarabi, his wife, four children, and his son-in-law were killed and three members of the same family were wounded, the source added.

Taliban officials in the province confirmed the incident, saying Andarabi and his four family members were killed while four of his family members were injured.

Taliban said they will soon arrest the perpetrators.
No individual or group claimed responsibility yet.


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