1 civilian dead, 5 wounded in Nangarhar roadside bombing
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): One civilian was killed and five others were wounded in a roadside bombing in eastern Nangarhar province on Friday, an official said.
The Nangarhar governor’s spokesman told Pajhwok Afghan News the explosion occurred in the Pacha Qala area of Khogyani district at about 7am.
Attaullah Khogyani said three of the injured were in critical condition. Belonging to the same family, the wounded were evacuated to the Jalalabad Civil Hospital.
Area resident Abdullah said the men were on their way to a livestock market in Kaga Bazaar, which was organised every Friday.
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