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Border policeman dies of cold in Badakhshan

Border policeman dies of cold in Badakhshan

Jan 01, 2017 - 15:08

FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A border police officer has died of severe cold temperature in northeastern Badakhshan province, where two persons were separately found dead, an official said on Sunday.

Crime branch police chief Col. Sakhi Dad Haidari told Pajhwok Afghan News three border police had been stuck in snow in Shuda locality of Kotal Aghardah district and one of them died Saturday night. He did not provide more details about the incident.

Haideri said a woman had been killed mysteriously in Kiran wa Menjan district and so far reason of the killing remained unknown. Police were investigating the murder.

Separately, three suspects were arrested in connection with the killing of a 25- years-old man in Parikham village of Sharibuzarg district.