Car bombing kills at least one, injures 20 in Northern Afghanistan

  01 June 2021    Read: 127
Car bombing kills at least one, injures 20 in Northern Afghanistan

At least one person has been killed and another 20 injured in a car bombing incident in the northern Afghan province of Baghlan, the broadcaster 1TV News reported on Tuesday, citing local police.

According to the news outlet, the attack targeted a police headquarters in the district of Baghlan-e-Markazi.

Tolo News reported that the attack resulted in four deaths and the district police chief sustaining injuries.

Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said on Twitter that the attack was a retaliation for alleged atrocities perpetrated by "the enemy".


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