Police arrest 8 alleged criminals in Afghanistan's Kunduz, Takhar provinces

2021-11-28 12:05:09 GMT2021-11-28 20:05:09(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Afghan police have arrested eight suspected criminals in the northern Kunduz and Takhar provinces, officials said Sunday.

In a crackdown on crime, the police rounded up five criminals who were involved in murder, kidnapping and robbery from Kunduz province on Sunday and the suspects are being investigated, provincial government official Matihullah Rohani said.

Three more criminals were arrested from Taluqan city, capital of neighboring Takhar province on Saturday night, provincial government official Ansarullah Ansari said.

The Taliban-led administration has vowed to improve security and ensure law and order across the war-torn Afghanistan. Enditem