Five fanatics of the the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) which is also known by its Arabic name Daesh have been killed in an airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province.
Colonel Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal, spokesperson for the police headquarters of Nangarhar says the terrorists were targeted in Deh Sarak area of Achin District around 03:00 PM on Tuesday.
According to Col. Mashriqiwal, one of those killed was Sajid, a commander of the group.
Another report from Nangarhar suggest that police siezed several bombs, ammunition and drugs during separate raids in Behsood District.
A pestol was confiscated along with three home made bombs from Ajmal’s house in Buland Ghar area of the district.
A huge quantity of hashish was also recovered from a vehicle in Samarkhil area.
Driver of the vehicle has been arrested for interrogation.