Blast leaves senior Takhar police official injured
TALOQAN (Pajhwok): A senior police official sustained injuries when a bomb detonated in his car early Thursday morning in Taloqan city in northern Takhar province, an official said.
Sunatullah Taimoor, spokesman for the acting governor, told Pajhwok Afghan News it was a magnetic bomb fixed to the car of Noorullah, a senior police official, which exploded with a big bang.
The spokesman added that investigations were launched into the incident. Dr. Abdul Jamil Frotan, head of Takhar Civil Hospital, said Noorullah was seriously wounded therefore he was referred to Kunduz for treatment.
No group so far claimed credit for the blast.
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