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.

District chief survives bomb blast in Nangarhar

District chief survives bomb blast in Nangarhar

By
On
Dec 02, 2011 - 16:13

JALALABAD (PANinfo-icon): A district chief on Friday escaped unhurt in a bomb attack in the eastern province of Nangarhar, bordering Pakistaninfo-icon's lawless tribal region of Khyber, officials said.

Haji Hamish Gul, Dur Baba district's administrative head, came under bomb attack in the Ghanikhel district at 11am, the governor's spokesman, Ahmad Zia Abdulzai said.

Although the district head survived the explosion, his brother was wounded and his car damaged, the gubernatorial spokesman told Pajhwok Afghan News. 

After the incident, Hamish Gul told this news agency over the telephone his vehicle struck the roadside bomb while returning from the Ghanikhel bazaar. The incident happened close to his residence.

"A brother of mine, also my security guard, has been wounded. He is receiving medical care at the district hospital," Gul said, adding his brother was in stable condition.

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