15 killed, 14 injured in blast in Afghanistan

31 December 2017, 05:15 PM
12 killed, 14 injured in blast in Afghanistan (Representative Image)
12 killed, 14 injured in blast in Afghanistan (Representative Image)

At least 15 people were killed and around 14 others injured in a blast during a funeral procession of a former governor at Jalalabad city in Afghanistan on Sunday.

Nangarhar Province governor’s spokesperson confirmed the incident. He told the media, “The blast was carried out during a funeral ceremony of a former governor.”

No radical group has yet not claimed the incident. The incident comes days after 41 people were killed and more than 80 injured in a suicide attack at a cultural centre in Kabul earlier this week.

(More details awaited)

First Published: Sunday, December 31, 2017 04:30 PM
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