Couple killed along with children in Kunar rockslide
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Two children were among four people killed as a result of rockslide on a house in the eastern province of Kunar on Saturday, an official said.
The incident took place in the morning when a rock fell from a mountain on a house in the Chakandi area of Chapa Dara district, the provincial police chief said.
Brig. Gen. Abdul Habib Syedkheli told Pajhwok Afghan News: “Ihsanullah, his wife, their son, 2, and daughter, 6, were killed as a result of the rockslide caused by rainfall.”
But the provincial head of the Afghanistan Natural Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA), Ghulam Ali Sobat, was unaware of the incident. He said no one had suffered losses in recent rainfall.
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