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

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

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

Civilian killed, 2 injured in Ghazni violence

Civilian killed, 2 injured in Ghazni violence

Apr 25, 2014 - 10:58

GHAZNI (Pajhwok): One civilian has been killed and two others injured, including a policeman, in two separate incidents in southern Ghazni province, officials said the other day.

Shafiq Nang, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News that militants opened fire on two persons in Pashtoon Abad locality on the outskirts of Ghazni city, the provincial capital, leaving a civilian dead and a policeman injured.

Baz Muhammad, head of the Ghazni Provincial Hospital, said the wounded policeman was in stable condition.

Noorullah, an eyewitness, said two insurgents riding a motorbike came and opened indiscriminate fire on the two persons.

The spokesman said a civilian suffered injuries when militants fired two rockets on Ghazni city, which landed in the centre of the bazaar and caused casualty.

He said the other rocket could not explode.



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


Twitter Update