An explosion killed a civilian and wounded three others in Kabul earlier today, the security officials said.

Officials in Kabul Police Headquarters confirmed that a roadside bomb went off in Qarabagh district earlier today, killing one civilian and wounding three others.

The officials further added that the Taliban militants had planted the roadside bomb but the group has not commented regarding the incident so far.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban frequently use improvised explosive device as the weapon of their choice to target the security forces but majority of such attacks inflict casualties on ordinary civilians.

This comes as the anti-government armed militants carried out a series of attacks in Kabul during the recent weeks, killing or wounding many people including the prayer leader of Wazir Akbar Khan mosque.

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