At least 10 children killed and wounded in an Explosion of Mortar
Correspondent: Maiwand Nawabi
Local authorities in the city of Mehterlam said the blast from a Mortar bomb in the district killed at least ten children.
The spokesman of the district of Laghman, Asadullah Governor, said that the incident took place around 5 pm after lunch on Sunday, 25th in the (Bassram) area of the town of MehtarLam.
The spokesman for the governor added that the explosion was caused by a fog of Mortar, and all the victims of the incident are children under the age of fifteen.
The victims of the incident have been transferred to the hospital as soon as possible and the situation of the injured is reported to be satisfactory.
The Reports indicate that the Bassram City of Mehtarlam is witnessing interruptions between government and anti-government forces and may have been fired during the conflict.