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Blast kills a Pakistani worker in Nangarhar

Blast kills a Pakistani worker in Nangarhar

Mar 14, 2011 - 10:18

JALABADCITY (PANinfo-icon): A Pakistani national was killed and three others were injured in a blast in the eastern province of Nangarhar, officials said on Monday.

The workers found a warhead and were hitting it with a stone on Sunday evening when it detonated in the Sya Sang area of Sorkh Rod district, the district chief, Syed Ali Akbar, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

A Pakistani, working on building a mosqueinfo-icon, was killed and his three colleagues were wounded in the explosion, he said.

A dead body and three injured people were taken to Jalalabad civil hospital, director of the public healthinfo-icon department, Dr. Saif-ur-Rahman Ibrhimkhel, said. The injured were in a stable condition, he said.

Separately, explosives placed in a vehicle, were discovered in Jalalabad city, where Afghan and international forces were trying to defuse them, he said.


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