Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS) following a statement on Sunday announced to thwart coordinated suicide bomb blasts and militants attacks in capital Kabul.

The source further added a group of militants armed with heavy weapons and suicide bombing vests were arrested in capital Kabul on Saturday night.

The suicide bombers were looking to carry out coordinated attacks on deputy Afghan president’s house and Afghan parliament on Sunday, Afghan NDS said following the statement adding that Afghan intelligence forces arrested the suspected insurgents during a special operation on Saturday night.

Afghan intelligence officials following the statement also added at least 5 terrorists including a Pakistani national were arrested along with suicide vests, AK-47 assault rifles, RPG rocket launchers, hand grenades, hundreds rounds of AK-47 ammos, Pakistani identity card with Pakistani currency and a telephone with Pakistani number which proves their links with insurgents on the other side of the border.