Kabul – Local sources in Nangarhar province have reported that a doctor named Noor Mohammad Malikzai is killed and his companion is injured as a result of opening fire by unidentified gunmen in Jalalabad, the center of the province.
According to sources, the incident took place on Wednesday night in the 3rd security district of Jalalabad city while Dr. Noor was on the way home with his friend and their car was targeted.
Sources further have added that Dr. Noor is a resident of Kunar province, who was recently hired in the surgery department of Nangarhar University.
Local Taliban members have not yet commented on the case.
Source: Hasht-e Subh Daily