Obaidullah Barakzai, an Afghan Member of Parliament was killed in Kandahar
Reporter: Emran Khorasani
According to reports, Obaidullah Barakzai, a member of the Afghan parliament, was killed by unidentified gunmen in Kandahar province. Sources in Kandahar have confirmed that Mr. Barakzai was shot dead by armed attackers in the Kandahar security PD 6 an after this incident he lost his life due to bleeding.
Obaidullah Barakzai was one of the most prominent representatives of the Uruzgan people in the Afghan parliament. He was also considered an ardent critic of the system. Two years ago, Mr. Barakzai’s senior son also died in a Taliban attack on another Member of Parliament house in Kabul city.