IED Blast Targets University Students in Ghazni

At least one person was killed and five others were wounded in a magnetic Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast that targeted university students in Ghazni province, officials said on Monday.

“The driver of the bus was killed in the incident, and five other students of Ghazni University were injured”, Ahmad Khan Serat, Ghazni police spokesperson told Reporterly.

Serat noted that the incident happened at around 12:20 PM on Monday when a bus carrying university students was targeted by a bomb.

He added that the incident occurred in Qala Jawz area in PD3 of Ghazni city.

No group has claimed responsibility for the blast yet.

16 / September 2019