At least eight people were killed and 33 others wounded in an IED blast close to the Kabul University in PD3 of the city, officials confirmed.
Fardaws Faramarz, a spokesman for Kabul’s police confirmed the incident adding that the security forces have also defused an IED attached to a vehicle at the area.
The incident happened at around 7:20 am on Friday while a number of students were waiting outside the university.
However, Wahidullah Mayar, a spokesman for the Ministry of Public said that eight dead and 33 injured were taken to the hospitals.
No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attack.