Kabul mosque blast: Over 30 killed, several injured

ANI | Updated: Oct 20, 2017 22:59 IST

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 20 (ANI): Over 30 people were killed and more than 40 injured in a suicide bombing attack inside a mosque in the western parts of Kabul city.

According to the Khaama Press, eyewitnesses in the area said a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in Imam Zaman mosque in Kabuld's PD13.

The security officials speaking on the condition of anonymity confirmed the causalities.

Afghan Interior Ministry confirmed the incident, however did not disclose the death toll.

Reportedly, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group has claimed the responsibility behind the attack.

Earlier this month, three people were killed and 16 others injured after an (Improvised Explosive Device) IED blast occurred close to a mosque in Cinema Pamir area in Kabul. (ANI)