(MENAFN - Afghanistan Times) AT News Report
KABUL: Afghan National Police in southern Logar province
have arrested three land grabbers—a lucrative but black business where many
powerful individuals have been involved in this illegal practice.
Provincial Police Spokesman Shahpoor Ahmadzai has accused
them of grabbing governmental lands in Omar Abad area in center of Logar
province. 'Police arrested them while engaged to build an institution in the grabbed
Their cases have been refereed to attorney general for
In the last 18 years, land disputes have become a permanent
feature of Afghanistan's landscape and also a primary driver of conflict in the
country. Land grabbing has reached its peak mainly after the collapse of Taliban
regime as soon as land value has increased.