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Parwan PC warns against fall of Syagard district

Parwan PC warns against fall of Syagard district

Oct 01, 2017 - 11:55

CHARIKARinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The Provincial Council (PC) of central Pawan province on Sunday warned against the fall of Syagard district if reinforcement did not reach.

PC Member Abdul Rahman Ahmadi told Pajhwok Afghan News the Talibaninfo-icon launched heavy attacks in the mountainous areas of the district captured some areas and forced residents to displace.

Ahmadi said heavy clashes were underway in Syagard district where the insurgents captured most parts and security forces stationed in Qandqistan area. Local people left their homes and fled the area, he added.

Police Chief Gen. Mohammad Zaman Mamozai said security forces were fully prepared to prevent the fall of Syagard district. He said some units of forces retreated on tactically.

“We told security forces to retreat as the terrain was difficult to supply reinforcement there,” he said.



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