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Imam gunned down in Nangarhar’s Behsud

Imam gunned down in Nangarhar’s Behsud

Oct 12, 2017 - 19:56

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Unknown gunmen shot dead a religious scholar in Behsud district of eastern Nangarhar province on Thursday evening, an official said.

The victim, Mualvi Safiullah, came under attack from armed motorcyclists in Himmat Abad area, the governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

He said the scholar was leaving mosque after offering evening’s prayers when he was attacked.

Mualvi Safiullah was a teacher at Ahmad Shah seminary and imam at a mosque in Behsud.