A car bomb explosion in of Kabul city has totally destroyed a mosque besides inflicting casualties on civilians.
The Kabul Police Headquarters in a statement said “The terrorist attack by Taliban has totally ‘Martyred’ a mosque in 6th district of Kabul city.”
The statement further added that the ‘Wild Taliban’ neither have respect to humanity nor to Islamic values.
A suicide bomber detonated a vehicle packed with explosives close to Police District#6 police station in West of Kabul city earlier today.
The Taliban group claimed responsibility for the attack, claiming that the attack inflicted heavy casualties on security personnel in a recruitment center.
The Senior Deputy Interior Minister for Security Gen. Khoshal Sadat said the car bomb explosion in Kabul has killed at least 14 people.
Speaking during a press conference earlier today, Gen. Sadat said the explosion also wounded 145 other people.
The Ministry of Public Health officials had earlier said the rescue workers have shifted 95 wounded people to hospitals from the site of explosion.
The officials further added that the explosion wounded mostly civilians, including women and children.