Two key Taliban members were arrested by the National Directorate of Security (NDS) in northern Takhar province on Monday, the NDS said in a statement.
The statement said that a Taliban member who was supplying weapons to insurgents and another one, who was collecting zakat (almsgiving) from the people, were arrested in a military operation in Taliqan, the capital of the province.
The arrested Taliban members confessed that they were involved in the insurgency, the statement said.
However, the NDS did not provided further details about them.
The Taliban has not yet commented.