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Kabul clash: Two detained as deadly clash leaves 7 dead, wounded

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AT Monitoring Desk-KABUL: At least two individuals, involved in a deadly clash in Kabul city have been taken into custody by the Afghan security forces, security officials said on Sunday.

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officials in the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said the incident was happened in the vicinity of the 16th police district of the city few days ago.

The officials added the violent clash between the families erupted following a verbal clash regarding the trash management.

According to the CID officials, two men of a family directly involved in the clash and used arms against the opponent party which resulted into killing of three members of the other family and four others sustained injuries.

The perpetrators of the incident managed to escape the area after the shooting spree, the officials said, adding, the Afghan forces carried out an operation after the incident that led to the apprehension of the main perpetrators.

This comes at a time when criminal incidents are on the rise in main cities of the country, including the capital Kabul during the recent months. According to a common perception among the citizens, the armed individuals and presence of illegal arms play a key role in criminal incidents, specifically armed robberies and murders. The Security and judicial organs must take preventive and punitive measures to overcome uncertainty among the citizens.