Afghanistan: At least 10 students dead and many others injured following an explosion at the Al-Jihadi seminary in Aybak city, Samangan

The Ministry of Interior’s spokesperson, Abdul Nafi Takor, tweeted that 10 students were killed and dozens more were injured as a result of the explosion on Wednesday afternoon, November 30.

According to the Interior Ministry official, the explosion took place in Aybak city, the central district of Samangan province, inside a religious school called Al-Jihadi.

The security forces have reportedly initiated efforts to identify the explosion’s culprits, according to the interior ministry of the current administration. Local sources said that the explosion targeted the worshipers and the detonation took place in time for noon prayer in the Bandar Street of Aybak city in Samangan province.

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Source: Khaama Press/Kabir Haqmal – Twitter