image (35)A heavy explosion rocked southern Helmand province of Afghanistan late Thursday evening.

The incident took place in Lashkargah city of Helmand province after a vehicle packed with explosives went off.

It is yet not clear if it was a suicide bomb attack, and there are no reports regarding the casualties as a result of the explosion.

Local residents and eye-witnesses in the are saying that a number of people have been killed or injured following the incident.


  • Ahmad Shah Ghani Zada is the former Senior Editor of Khaama Press Agency who managed and overlooked the English edition. He is occasionally contributing stories to the agency.