Afghan Voice Agency (AVA) 15 Dec 2019 10:25 https://www.avapress.com/en/news/198099/taliban-charity-collector-arrested-in-faryab -------------------------------------------------- Title : Taliban Charity Collector Arrested in Faryab -------------------------------------------------- A key Taliban group member who was involved in collecting Ushur and Zakat (Charity) was arrested in Faryab province, officials said. Text : The Taliban has tended to take over two traditional Islamic levies: Zakat, an obligation on Muslims to donate 2.5 percent of their income to the poor; and Ushur, a 10 percent tax on harvests or produce taken to market. Faryab Police press office in a statement on Sunday said the Taliban member named as Alawddin, a resident of Tagap Shan village of Garizwan district has been arrested during an operation. According to the statement, the detainee was arrested from Lab-e Darya area at around 18:00p.m (local time) on Saturday night.