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Kabul blast: Explosion reported near mosque in Afghanistan's capital, several injured

Pul-e-Khishti Mosque in Kabul was occupied with worshippers who had come gathered here for afternoon prayers.

India TV News Desk Written by: India TV News Desk Kabul Updated on: April 06, 2022 16:58 IST
Men raise an Islamic flag during celebrations of Nowruz,
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Men raise an Islamic flag during celebrations of Nowruz, the Persian new year, as Taliban soldiers stand guard at the Kart-e-Sakhi shrine in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, March 21, 2022. 

At least six people were injured in a blast that was reported near a mosque in Kabul on Wednesday afternoon. According to reports, the blast was reported at Pul-e-Khishti Mosque in the capital town of Afghanistan.

The mosque was occupied with worshippers who had gathered here for afternoon prayers. 

According to a statement issued by the Kabul security department, the blast took place after a hand grenade was thrown at worshippers at the mosque. Initial reports suggest that six people were wounded in the blast. 

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