Ad
FreeCurrencyRates.com

इंडियन आवाज़     26 Sep 2018 07:54:47      انڈین آواز
Ad

20 dead, 70 wounded in Afghan police centre attack

afghanistan

AMN
At least 20 people were killed and over 70 wounded in a suicide bombing targeting a police training centre attached to the headquarters in Gardez, the capital of Paktia province in Afghanistan.

The deputy governor, Abdul Wali Sahee, said more than 20 people have been killed and over 70 wounded in the attack. Local media said police chief for Paktia province, Toryalai Abdyani, was also killed in today’s deadly suicide bombing in Gardez City.

The incident happened shortly after 8.30 am local time. Security officials said two vehicles were used in the attack – one truck bomb and one Humvee ‘bomb’ – on the police training college.

Security officials also said two vehicles, a truck and a Humvee, were used in the suicide bombing targeting Paktia police training college.

According to local media, both police personnel and civilians are among the victims.

It said clashes between security forces and insurgents are going on and the area has been cordoned off. Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Ad
Ad
Ad

MARQUEE

Policy for Eco-tourism will provide livelihood to local communities

AMN / NEW DELHI GOVERNMENT OF INDIA has prepared a policy for Eco-tourism in forest and wildlife areas, which ...

Living index: Pune best city to live in, Delhi ranks at 65

The survey was conducted on 111 cities in the country. Chennai has been ranked 14 and while New Delhi stands a ...

Ad

@Powered By: Logicsart