Kabul, May 19 (ANI): At least ten militants, including commander of the Taliban group Hafiz Saadullah have been killed after being blown up by own explosives Afghanistan's southeastern Ghazni and western Herat provinces.
The Ministry of Defense (MoD) in its statement said that the militants were killed in three separate incidents in Ab Band and Khogyani districts of Gahzni and Shindand district of Heart, reports the Khaama Press.
The statement by the ministry however, did not mention in which location exactly the Taliban commander was killed but said that another militant was also seriously wounded in the incident.
This comes as Improvised Explosive Device (IED) expert of the Taliban group was killed in an explosion in northern Kunduz province while making the explosive.
Similarly, a group of ten militants were blown up by their own explosives as they were busy making an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in southeastern Ghazni province.
According to the security officials, the militants were busy making the explosives inside a mosque in Andar district when their explosives went off prematurely them dead.
So far, the anti-government armed militant groups including the Taliban insurgents have not commented regarding the report.(ANI)