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3 policemen injured Kunduz blast

3 policemen injured Kunduz blast

Feb 23, 2013 - 19:57

KUNDUZ CITY (PANinfo-icon): Three public order policemen were injured as a result of a roadside bombing in the in Dasht-i-Abdan area of northern Kunduz province on Saturday afternoon, an official said.

The bomb placed beneath a culvert exploded at 2pm when a police vehicle was passing through the area on the outskirts of the Kunduz City, the police spokesman, Syed Sarwar Hussaini, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

The explosives placed in a plastic barrel were detonated by remote-control device, said the governor’s spokesman, Enayatullah Khaliq.

A Talibaninfo-icon spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, claimed responsibility for the blast, saying eight policemen were killed and their vehicle destroyed.



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