According to a statement by the National Directorate of Security (NDS), the group included three key members of the terrorist network.
The statement further added that the individuals were expert in the making of magnetic bombs and bombs which can be detonated with mobile phones.
The operation was conducted in the 9th police district of the city in Khwajah Rawash area, the statement added.
According to NDS, the individuals have been identified as Husain Ahmad also known as Shahid, Shahid Ahmad also known as Bashir Ahmad, Hematullah also known as Mustafa.
The detained individuals have confessed that they were involved in explosion targeting UK sport owner’s vehicle, explosion near Fahim Hashemi’s house, explosion targeting police vehicle in Yakatoot area of Kabul, attempted murder of intelligence operative, keeping a suicide bomber in their residence.
The intelligence operatives have also confiscated 21 improvised explosive devices, 2 magnetic bombs, 3 rocket warheads, 2 hand grenades, 5 remote controls, 2 laptos, 2 vicles, 2 motorcycles, military equipment and various other types of explosives.