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Salim Kunduzi resigns as governor of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province

Updated: Oct 02, 2016 15:30 IST

Kabul [Afghanistan], Oct. 2 (ANI): The governor of Nangarhar province in Afghanistan, Salim Kunduzi, on Sunday announced his resignation at a press conference in Jalalabad.

Kunduzi said he resigned due to central government's neglect in solving Nangarhar's problems, reports the TOLO news.

He added that the interference in his work by some elements was another cause for him to step down.

There has been no comment by the National Unity Government on his resignation yet. (ANI)