By: Azizullah Hamdard , Date:14/04/2019
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Sunday announced final results of the Wolesi Jirga election from central Logar province. According to a statement from IEC, Moha... Read More
By: Abdul Maqsood Azizi , Date:05/11/2018
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in central Logar province has not paid salaries to its contractual employees for three months. The contractors say they daily visit... Read More
By: Abdul Maqsood Azizi , Date:30/10/2018
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC) officials in central Logar province on Tuesday said ballot boxes were stuffed for some specific candidates on the Election Day in the province. IEC head f... Read More

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Voting in Logarpolls off to peaceful start

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Daesh fighters led by Saad Emarati fled to undisclosed area after finding themselves under immense pressure from the Taliban in central Logar, an official said on Tuesday. 
Hasibullah Stanikzi, head of the provincial council, told Pajhwok Afghan News Emarati -- known for his brutality and involved in killing dozens of innocent people -- had fled the area.
Emarati is a Daesh leader in Logar, where he was living in Khokhi district and was active in Azra, Charkh and Khushi towns, Stanikzai recalled.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The new police chief for central Logar province on Wednesday said he had dismissed and reshuffled several police officials in order to combat corruption and improve security.
Brig. Gen. Mohammad Daud Ahmadi took charge as provincial police chief last month when he pledged bringing drastic reform to the police force for the sake of improved security.
In an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News, Ahmadi said he removed officials who had either shortcomings or had public complaints against them.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Members of provincial council in central Logar province on Monday blamed directorate of education for hiring unprofessional and inefficient persons, which left far-reaching negative impact on the vital sector--- a charge the directorate of education rejected.
Adalat Abdul Rahimzai, deputy head of provincial council, told Pajhwok Afghan News the directorate of education was facing with serious issues which needed immediate attention.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A number of remand prisoners at the central jail of central Logar province have complained they are being tortured by jail security officials and they face many problems during detention.
The prisoners shared their problems with provincial council members during a meeting on Friday.
One of the prisoners, Abdul Hameed, told Pajhwok Afghan News he had been detained in connection with a crime last month. “I was severely beaten and subjected to harsh treatment when police took me to the jail,” he said.

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The provincial council members of central Logar province on Thursday claimed progress in combating administrative corruption and addressing people’s grievances.
Hasibullah Stanikzai, the council head, told Pajhwok Afghan News the PC members performed their duty well despite problems with local officials.
“Local officials do not properly cooperate with us. But our responsibilities and authorities demand us to stop corruption in departments about which people have complained,” he added.


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