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.

2 rebel bomb experts fall prey to own explosives

2 rebel bomb experts fall prey to own explosives

Jun 12, 2016 - 20:10

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Two rebel bomb-making experts were killed on Sunday when the bomb they were placing in a vehicle went off accidently in eastern Nangahar province, an official said.

The governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told Pajhwok Afghan News the blast took place at around 11:00am in Gargatai area of Kot district.

He said the insurgents were preparing a vehicle for a car bombing when the bomb exploded.  Civilians suffered no casualties in the incident.

The Talibaninfo-icon have not yet commented on the incident.

Elsewhere in the province, a tribal elder, Malak Awal Khan, was shot dead by insurgents in Surkhrud district.

The elder was on his way to Surkhrud from Khogyani district when came under attack in Saqawa area of Surkhrud, Khogyani said, blaming the Taliban for the assassination.

Malak Awal Khan was a resident of Patiwat locality of Surkhrud district. There has been no word from the Taliban regarding Khan’s murder.



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