KANDAHAR – At least 11 Taliban militants have been arrested by the National Directorate of Security (NDS) in Kandahar province, a statement released by NDS said on Thursday.
As per the statement, the militants were plotting to carry out coordinated suicide attacks in Kandahar city.
According to NDS statement, these 11 Taliban militants were active in Shah Wali Kot, Zhari, and Maiwand districts as well as in Kandahar City.
The group was involved in destructive and terror activities such as targeting security outposts and security forces supply convoys in the province, the statement added.
The statement highlights that two members of the insurgent group were ready to carry out suicide attacks in Aino Mina township of Kandahar city.
Taliban have not confirmed the incident so far.