A workforce of Afghan intelligence brokers poured round 3,000 litres of liquor right into a canal in Kabul, the nation’s spy company stated on Sunday, as the brand new Taliban authorities crack down on the sale of alcohol.
Video footage launched by the Normal Directorate of Intelligence (GDI) confirmed its brokers pouring alcohol saved in barrels into the canal after seizing it throughout a raid within the capital.
د ا.ا.ا د استخباراتو لوی ریاست ځانګړې عملیاتي قطعې د یو لړ مؤثقو کشفي معلومات پر اساس د کابل ښار کارته چهار سیمه کې درې تنه شراب پلورونکي له شاوخوا درې زره لېتره شرابو/الکولو سره یو ځای ونیول.
نیول شوي شراب له منځه یوړل شول او شراب پلورونکي عدلي او قضايي ارګانونو ته وسپارل شول. pic.twitter.com/qD7D5ZIsuL
— د استخباراتو لوی ریاست-GDI (@GDI1415) January 1, 2022
“Muslims have to noticeably abstain from making and delivering alcohol,” an intelligence official stated within the footage the company posted on Twitter on Sunday.
It was not clear when the raid was carried out or precisely when the alcohol was destroyed, however a press release issued by the company stated three sellers have been arrested through the operation.
Promoting and consuming alcohol was banned even underneath the earlier Western-backed regime, however the Taliban, recognized for his or her austere model of Islam, are stricter of their opposition to it.
For the reason that Islamists seized energy on August 15, the frequency of raids, together with on drug addicts, has elevated throughout the nation.
The Taliban authorities’s Ministry for Promotion of Advantage and Prevention of Vice has additionally issued a number of tips limiting ladies’s rights.
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