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3 injured in Lashkargah motorcycle bomb blast

3 injured in Lashkargah motorcycle bomb blast

May 27, 2015 - 21:57

LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Three people were injured on Wednesday when a bomb-rigged motorcycle went off in the capital of southern Helmand province, an official said.

The blast took place near a power station on the airport road in Lashkargah at about 7:45pm, police spokesman Col. Farid Ahmad Obaid told Pajhwok Afghan News. He said two children were injured in the blast. He said the blast seemed to be premature and missed its target due to tightened security measures in Lashkargah today.

However, a doctor at the Emergency-run hospital in Lashkargah, wishing not be named, told Pajhwok Afghan News that they had been delivered three wounded people, including two children and a man.

There was no word of responsibility for the blast.



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