District Chief Among 3 Injured in Kunduz Roadside Blast

The governor of Chardara district in the northern Kunduz province along with two of his bodyguards wounded due to a roadside bomb that struck his car on Sunday, provincial government spokesman Esmatullah Muradi said.

“Hafizullah Safi the governor of Chardara district was going to inspect a development project in a village today morning but a mine planted by militants struck his car wounding him and two of his bodyguards,” Muradi said.

Without providing more details, the official added that investigation had been initiated into the incident.

8 / December 2019