An explosion in Al-Taqwa Mosque killed 2 people and wounded 16 other worshipers
Reporter: Follad Ahangaran
The Ministry of Internal Affairs has said that during the recent terrorist attack in Kabul PD 9, two people including “Mawlawi Samiullah Raihan” were killed and 16 other worshipers got wounded in today’s incident. The event took place in the 9th Police district around 1:20 pm when the prayers were gathered for Friday prayers, based on the first investigation, the explosives were placed in the pulpit of the mosque. It is said that the mine was a patch type and exploded at the same time as the Friday prayer began.
The explosion caused destruction of Al-Taqwa mosque in relative terms. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Public Health has announced that up to now 16 wounded have been treated. This is not the first event that terrorists are targeting civilians in the worshiping places that during these incidents civilian have suffered heavy casualties in the terrorist attacks. So far, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack.