Sources in Nangarhar province say that a person has killed his mother and brother and injured another brother.
The incident took place on Thursday evening (August 4th) in the Arbaban area of the third security area of Jalalabad, the capital city of Nangarhar province.
The perpetrator is called Jawad and he fled from the scene after killing his mother and brother. The motive for this incident is said to be family disputes.
Taliban officials in Nangarhar have not yet commented on this matter.
In the past recent months, the number of murders caused by family problems has increased in Afghanistan.
Source: Hasht-e Subh Daily