Sixteen Ancient and Archaeological sites have been discovered in Baraki District of Baghlan
On Saturday (2023/6/3) 16 ancient and archeological sites were discovered in Baraki district of Baghlan province by archaeologists of Ministry of Information and Culture and Department of Information and Culture of Baghlan.
Moulvi Izat Mir Haqqani, the Manager of Culture and Tourism of the Department of Information and Culture of Baghlan, who visited Baraki district with archaeologists, says that 16 ancient and histroicql sites have been discovered in Baraki district of this province, and the history of 15 areas is not specified, and due to the unspecified date it belongs to the pre-Islamic era according to the historical records.
Haqqani added that all the 15 discovered areas are residential centers and defensive bases of the Sassanids and Kushans, and the history of one of the discovered area is related to the era of Amir Abdul Rahman Khan.
The residents of Baghlan consider the country's historical sites and ancient sites as spiritual value, historical identity and Afghanistan's national wealth and insist that the protection of ancient and historical sites by the people along with the government is the duty of all Afghans.