MP survives assassination attempt
Several bullets hit his vehicle, the lawmaker said, adding his security guards traded fire with the attackers for 10 minutes. The assailants fled when security personnel reached the scene.
However, the Sarobi district chief, Hazrat Mohammad Haqbin, said he was unaware of the incident.
On Sunday night, Fareshta Anwari, also a member of the Wolesi Jirga from the same province, survived a similar attack in Tangi area on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway.
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