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3 children hurt in Jawzjan wedding hall blast

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3 children hurt in Jawzjan wedding hall blast

Aug 31, 2016 - 19:08

SHIBERGAHAN (Pajhwok): Three children have been wounded as result of an explosion in a wedding party in northern Juwzjan province, an official said on Wednesday.

Police Chief Rahmatullah Turkistani told Pajhwok Afghan News the explosion took place in the municipality wedding hall at around 3:00pm.

He added blast was not Talibaninfo-icon’s activity, adding it might have been due to a family hostility. Investigation into the incident had been launched.

Abdul Satar Payam, civil hospital director, said three children were evacuated to the hospital of them one was in critical condition.

Halima Sadaf, the provincial council member, demanded immediate investigation into the incident and asked security officials to arrest the culprits and put them behind the bars.


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