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Taliban shadow governor for restive Ghazni arrested by Afghan intelligence

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The Afghan intelligence operatives have arrested the Taliban shadow governor for the restive Ghazni province in southeastern Afghanistan.

Taliban-Shadow-governorAccording to a statement by National Directorate of Security (NDS), the shadow Taliban governor Qari Yousuf was arrested during a military operation in Sheikh Amir village, Gurbaz district, Khost province.

The statement further added that Qari Yousuf was planning to carry out coordinated attack o government institutions before he was arrested.

He was held as he had disguised in women’s dress in a bid to escape the operation, the statement added.