Afghanistan the capital of Kabul There was an explosion on Wednesday. Several injured are reported. The incident took place near Pul-e-Khishti Masjid. The security department of Kabul has given information about the matter. This blast mosque on prayers in from a thrown grenade. According to initial reports, six people were injured. Earlier in the day, a bombing near the central city of Kabul killed at least one person and injured 59 others. This information was given by the hospital administration.
The emergency hospital in Kabul said in a tweet that a corpse was brought to the hospital and 59 people were treated, of whom 30 were admitted for better treatment. However, the hospital did not give any information about the number of injured. Khalid Zadran, a spokesman for the Taliban’s Kabul police, said the blast was caused by a grenade thrown by a potential thief trying to rob currency exchangers in the area.
Police started investigation
He said ten people were injured. However, he did not immediately explain the difference in the number of injured. Zadran said that the police have started investigation. Associated Press TV showed footage of the wounded being taken from the scene to the hospital. Businessman Wais Ahmed said the blast took place inside a market where currencies are exchanged. However, the market was closed at the time of the blast.
Islamic State biggest threat
The bomber was killed in Afghanistan shortly after noon. Security has been tightened across the country since Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers came to power in August last year. Taliban fighters are stationed at dozens of checkpoints across the city. The biggest threat against the Taliban is the Islamic State group. Known as Islamic State in Khorasan Province (IS-K). IS said in a statement late Saturday that it targeted a Taliban vehicle in Kabul, killing everyone on board. However, this has not been confirmed by the Taliban rulers.