Mother, son lose life in Nimroz blast
ZARANJ (Pajhwok): A mother and her little son were killed and two others injured in a roadside bombing in Chahar Burjak district of southwestern Nimroz province, an official said Sunday.
Nimroz deputy police chief Maj. Mohammad Ghaws Sistani told Pajhwok Afghan News that the incident took place when a corolla car struck by a roadside bombing in Rodbar village on Saturday afternoon.
He said that all the victims were members of the same family who were going to their relatives for Eid celebration when their car hit by the bomb. Sistani blamed Taliban militants for planting the bomb on the road.
Taliban militants did not comment on the incident, but claimed killing a soldier and wounding another one in a separate roadside bombing in Khashrod district of Nimroz.
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