By: Farid Tanha , Date:13/10/2018
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Hundreds of Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s contract-based workers staged a protest rally in central Parwan province on Saturday against non-payment of their salaries. The protestor... Read More
By: Farid Tanha , Date:20/07/2015
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): The residents of Charikar, the provincial capital, and some districts of central Parwan province complain about increasing insecurity and activities of illegal armed men. Abdul Qahar Majeedi, a... Read More
By: Farid Tanha , Date:23/05/2015
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Some residents of central Parwan province on Saturday expressed grave concern over the performance or work done by the new provincial council (PC) in the province. But PC members say some of the... Read More

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The strategically important Parwan has vast rich land and the province is known for having natural reservoirs of quality plumbum and zing.
Parwan has 15 kinds of natural resources such as coal, gems, zing, plumbum, copper, iron, chromites, marble and quartos in SurkhParsa, Ghorband, Syahgird, Kohi Safi, Salang and JabalSaraj districts.
In addition, large scale mine of pegmatite exists in Charikar, the provincial capital.

KABUL (Pajhwok): Three people have been killed and six others wounded as a result of a clash between local groups in central Parwan province, an official said Wednesday.
Crime branch chief Lutf-u-Rahman Rashad told Pajhwok Afghan News the clash took place as a result of personal feud in the Qalacha Sokhta area on the outskirts of the capital of the province last night.

KABUL (Pajhwok): Three people have been killed and six others wounded as a result of a clash between local groups in central Parwan province, an official said Wednesday.
Crime branch chief Lutf-u-Rahman Rashad told Pajhwok Afghan News the clash took place as a result of personal feud in the Qalacha Sokhta area on the outskirts of the capital of the province last night.

CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people on Tuesday staged a protest demonstration in the capital of central Parwan province against a recent Wolesi Jirga decision.
On Wednesday, the lower house rejected a clause of the law on provincial councils, barring the elected bodies from overseeing the performance of local departments.
The decision sparked protests by PC members in various provinces, with some closing down their offices.

CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Illegal armed men have shot dead five members of a family in the Bagram district of central Parwan province, the district police chief said on Friday.
Mohammad Masoom Farzah told Pajhwok Afghan News the shooting occurred in the Qarcha locality of the district on Thursday night. The gunmen escaped after the attack.
“A man, his wife, a son and two daughters were killed mercilessly,” Farzah said, adding the hapless family was massacred after it refused to give their daughter in marriage to a man.

CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Supporters of a losing candidate have blocked a busy highway in central Parwan province over the past three days, creating numerous problems for travellers.

Asmatullah’s backers are not allowing vehicular movement on the Ghorband-Bamyan highway in Siahgird district. The road connects the capital of Parwan, Charikar, with central Bamyan and northern provinces via Surkh Parsa and Sheikh Ali districts.

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