WEB DESK: Leader of the Aghan Taliban Mullah Omar has died, Afghan officials say, but the Taliban have not yet commented on this yet.
News of his death was given to top Afghan official in a meeting held today.
Meanwhile, BBC claims in its report that the Afghan Taliban leader had died two to three years ago.
There have been several reports of Mullah Omar’s death in the past.
His alliance with slain Osama bin Laden led to USA’s invasion of Afghanistan in 2001.
He had a $10m bounty on his head.
He was born in the year 1960 in Kandahar province of Afghanistan, and studied at the Darul Uloom Haqqania, a seminary at Akhora Khattak, Pakistan.