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Taliban shadow governor for Helmand dead

IANS  |  Kabul 

Sharafuddin Taqi, of for Afghanistan's province, has died of injuries, sustained in an airstrike earlier this month, the media reported on Saturday.

The said in a statement, cited by the Khaama Press, that Taqi was wounded in the airstrike close to the Musa Qala market on April 1.

As many as five militants, including the media in charge of the group Hafiz Rashid, were killed in the airstrike, according to the statement.

for Kandahar, Mohammadzai, was currently leading the activities of the militant group for Helmand, it added.

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First Published: Sat, April 13 2019. 15:50 IST
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