Kabul: At least 9 killed in Suicide attack

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As per the recent reports, seven people were allegedly killed and many were reported injured after a suicide attack rocks the Afghan capital on Thursday.

It was reported that the explosion took place near a gathering supporters of regional leader Atta Mohammad Noor.

Kabul police spokesman Abdul Basir Mujahid said in a statement, “A number of our police personnel are among the casualties”.

The death toll also includes five policemen and two civilians, police officials said.

Sources told the media, following the incident, regional leader Atta Mohammad Noor was not present at the event.

Interior ministry spokesperson Najib Danish confirms that at least seven policemen and two civilians have been reportedly killed in the suicide attack.

Interior ministry spokesperson Najib Danish said in a statement, “The bomber detonated himself after he was identified by the police at the entrance gate”.

It was learned that the regional leader has hinted that he may run in the 2019 presidential election.

Following the incident, Dozens of police and intelligence officers were deployed near the area.

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