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6 killed, 7 wounded in Shindad rickshaw blast

6 killed, 7 wounded in Shindad rickshaw blast

Apr 09, 2018 - 19:44

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): At least six people were killed including children and seven others were wounded in a bomb blast in the Shindad district of western Herat province on Monday, an official said.

Ghulam Jilani Farhad, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident occurred in Tang-i-Til locality of the district at around 5pm Monday.

He said the explosives had been skillfully planted on a three-wheeler that went off killing six people including children and injuring seven others.

Provincial ambulance director Dr. Mohammadi told Pajhwok that 17 people had been injured in the blast.

There has been no claim of responsibility for the blast.



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