Sources: Mufti Samiullah Raihan was assassinated because of his anti-Taliban speech
Reporter: Follad Ahangaran
Today, Friday around 1:20 pm, terrorists assassinated a well-known scholar and religious clerk by implementing of explosives in the pulpit of the mosque. Reportedly, the incident occurred in the 9th district of Kabul city, as a result of this terrorist attack “Mufti Samiullah Raihan” was assassinated. Now some sources close to Mufti Raihan are claiming that the Taliban are the proprietors of this attack. The sources added: “Since Mufti Samiullah Raihan was an anti-Taliban figure and he always supported Afghan security and defense forces, that’s why the group was unhappy and the plan to take him away with their terror act.”
In this terrorist attack which took place today in Al-Taqwa mosque in the ninth district of Kabul, two people including Mufti Raihan was killed and 16 others were wounded, an incident that rage on everyone, in the latest case president Ghani Instructed the Interior Ministry to seriously pursue the case and arrest its perpetrators.