NDSA would-be suicide bomber who planned to carry out attack has been arrested by the National Directorate of Security (NDS) – Afghanistan’s intelligence agency – in Kapisa province.

A statement issued Monday by the NDS identifies the arrested attacker as Hazar Gul S/O Kajal a resident of Kara Taz area of the provincial capital of Kapisa province.

NDS statement adds that “A suicide vest, two Kalashnikovs, a pistol, seven hand grenades, 12 kilograms of explosive devices, hundreds of rounds of different weapons and military equipment” were seized with the assailant.

This comes as the country is witnessing a tough time from the militants.

Clashes are ongoing between security forces and insurgents in several parts of the country causing heavy casualties militants but national security forces also suffer casualties.

Also, a suicide attack claimed the lives of three people and wounded 18 others in capital Kabul on Monday.


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