Three people were killed, including Zia Wadan, a spokesman for the Public Protection Force, in an explosion in Kabul city on Sunday morning, the Interior Ministry confirmed.
The blast occurred around 8:30am local time in the Kart-e-Naw area of PD8 in Kabul city.
“Zia Wadan and two of his colleagues were killed and another person was wounded,” said the statement, adding: “It happened while Wadan was on his way to the office.”
Earlier, a security source said that three people were killed and two were wounded.
Explosion took place in Kart-e-Naw area in East of Kabul city today morning on a road.
Eye witnesses say the explosion possibly caused by sticky bomb in area, no official comment yet on this. pic.twitter.com/We7ToqAyEX
— Afghanistan Times (@AfghanistanTime) January 10, 2021
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