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District police chief killed in Ghazni blast

District police chief killed in Ghazni blast

Sep 14, 2017 - 10:41

GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The police chief for Jaghato district of southern Ghazni province was killed in a roadside bombing on Thursday, an official said.

Governor’s spokesman, Mohammad Arif Noori, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident took place in Torgul area of Jaghato district today morning.

He said the police chief, Capt. Mohammad Alhasan Jalil was heading to his office when hit by a roadside bombing. Only police chief was killed in the incident.

However, an official who wished to go unnamed said that two bodyguards of the police chief were also killed in the blast.

No any groups so far claimed responsibility for the attack.