A massive blaze of fire broke out at a fuel station in Ade Mazar area PD17 of Kabul city on Saturday evening, sources indicate that several blasts were also heard in the same area.

Reports indicate that the fire has left heavy damages to the location, as fuel trucks awaiting to enter Kabul in the line also caught fire.

The fire has broken out in a fuel station in the Qala-e-Murad Bek area along with the main highway that connects Kabul to northern provinces.

Reports indicated that efforts have started to distinguish the fire, and people close to the inferno have evacuated the area.

Electrical power to many parts of the city is also cut off, turning Kabul into darkness once again.

Several explosions were also heard in the area, residents close to the area told media outlets.

According to MOI firefighters were trying to distinguish fire.


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