Blast at mosque in Afghanistan kills 10

Blast at mosque in Afghanistan kills 10

Kabul - People were gathered after afternoon prayers in the mosque.



By Reuters

Published: Mon 7 May 2018, 2:55 PM

An explosion at a mosque in the eastern Afghan province of Khost on Sunday killed at least 10 people and wounded 29 and the number may rise, a local police official said.
Basir Bina, spokesman for the provincial police, said people were gathered after afternoon prayers in the mosque, which was also being used as a voter registration centre for parliamentary elections due in October.


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