Taliban Forces Civil Servants in Ghazni to Wear Turbans and Grow Beards

Sources in Ghazni say that the Taliban’s Department of Virtue Promotion in this province has warned all civil servants that the time of giving advice and tolerance toward them is over.

Local sources in Ghazni province said on Wednesday (July 20th) that a delegation from the Taliban’s Virtue Promotion Ministry came to Ghazni province from Kabul, warning all government employees to obey the orders.

This delegation has ordered that it is necessary for all government employees in Ghazni province to grow beards and wear turbans, stressing that if this order is not implemented within a week, the violators will be punished.

The Taliban have imposed severe restrictions on the lives of citizens since taking charge in Afghanistan.