A suicide vehicle attack occurred close to a public protection unit in Ghazni province on Sunday, officials confirmed.

The bomber detonated “a Humvee vehicle, loaded with explosives” near the public protection police unit.  

Aref Rahmani, Ghazni Representative in Parliament told Khaama Press, that at least 30 people were killed and 15 others were wounded following the attack, a member of the provincial council told media.

But Zahirshah Nikmal, Director for Ghazni’s Public Health department reported to Khaama press that at least 21 people are injured, Seven of the injured are in extremely critical condition.

The death toll in the casualties are expected to rise further, all casualties are said to be security members of the Unit.

In another suicide incident caravan of Atajan Haqbayan, the head of Zabul Provincial Council was hit with another suicide attack in the Qalat city of this province, Haqbayan, and three others were wounded in the attack.

Haqbayan, after the attack talked to the media, he seemed mildly injured in the incident.

It is said that at least three individuals are killed and 22 people including children were injured in the car bomb attack on the head of Zabul’s provincial council.

In a similar report, Koh-e-Safi district governor of Parwan province was wounded in an ambush by unknown gunmen attack on his vehicle, Abdul Ghafoor Popalzai district governor of Kalakan confirmed to media.

The district governor was on the Kabul-Parwan highway when the incident happened.


  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.