Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

6 policemen dead in Ghazni roadside blast

6 policemen dead in Ghazni roadside blast

By
On
Apr 18, 2011 - 14:04

GHAZNICITY (PANinfo-icon): Six policemen were killed in a roadside bombing in the southern province of Ghazni on Monday, officials said.

The blast took place when a police vehicle hit a roadside bomb in the Peerka area of Khogyani district, the district chief, Habibullah Bashi, told Pajhwok Afghan News. Six policemen were killed and their vehicle destroyed, he said.

Provincial police chief, Col. Zarawar Zahid, confirmed the incident and fatalities.

A Talibaninfo-icon spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, said eight policemen including a checkpoint commander were killed in the attack. But Bashi denied the killing of any checkpoint commander.

myn/mud

Tags: 

Related Article


Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.

   

Add new comment

Advertisement

Twitter Update