Afghan forces kill the assailant who shot a man to death in front of his infant daughter
Reporter: Firdous Rasouli
The Afghan forces killed an assailant who had shot a man to death in front of his infant daughter in southern Kandahar province.
The local officials confirmed that the National Directorate of Security personnel killed the assailant in Kandahar city on Friday night.
Ahmad Bahir Ahmadi, a spokesman for the provincial government said the NDS forces killed the assailant in the 9th district of Kandahar city.
Ahmadi further added that the NDS forces also arrested five others in connection with the incident.
The killing of a man in front of his infant daughter last week sent shock waves across Afghanistan.
The gunmen shot the man to death in Arghandab district of Kandahar province early on Thursday, the officials said.