MEHWAR: Mosque Attack In Paktia Discussed
The death toll from twin blasts on a mosque in Gardez City of Paktia province climbed to 30, the Interior Ministry confirmed hours after the incident.
The blasts happened when two suicide bombers entered Sahib-ul-Zaman Mosque in Khwaja Hassan area in Gardez’s PD2 at around 1:20pm Kabul time.
The attackers then opened fire on security guards at the mosque.
Interior Ministry’s deputy spokesman Nusrat Rahimi said 20 of those wounded are in critical condition and that the death toll may rise.
In this episode host Sadaf Amiri discusses the topic with Abdullah Hasrat Pakita provincial governor spokesman.