Pajhwok01/03/2013By [Printer Friendly Version]
LASHKARGAH - The bodies of three missing labourers were found in the Nawzad district of southern Helmand province, an official said on Tuesday.
The three had been kidnapped by suspected militants, police spokesman Ismael Hotak told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The kidnappers had mercilessly stabbed to death the individuals who worked for a firm which provides construction materials to foreign forces, public and private companies, he said.
Two of the slain men hailed from Landi Nava and the third from Karez area of Lashkargah, the provincial capital.
The victims' families accused a local Taliban commander named Mullah Agha Wali of staging the massacre.