1 Policeman Killed, 4 Injured In Kandahar Suicide Attack

(Last Updated On: October 29, 2016)

policeA suicide bomber killed one Afghan policeman and injured four others including a senior police commander in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan on Saturday.

Provincial police spokesman Zia Durrani said a patrol of Afghan police was targeted at around 10:30 am by a suicide bomber who was driving a vehicle-laden with explosives.

He added, the attack left one policeman dead and three others wounded.

According to the source, Haji Farid the chief of police district 9 of Kandahar city has escaped unhurt from the explosion, but a medical official confirmed that the police chief is under treatment in the hospital due to wounds he has sustained.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.

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