KABUL: (MEP) – Regional intelligence attorney for eastern Kunar area of Afghanistan was killed following a roadside bomb explosion in this province.
Regarding to local government officials, the incident took place on Tuesday morning in the outskirts of Asadabad district.
Police chief for eastern Kunar province, Gen. Abdul Habib Syed Khel confirming the report said the incident took place after a remote controlled bomb was detonated near the vehicle of Kunr intelligence attorney.
Gen. Syed Khel further added that the explosion left at least three people injured including Kunar intelligence attorney along with his two bodyguards.
He said the intelligence attorney died of his wounds after he was taken to hospital. No group including the Taliban militants has so far claimed responsibility behind the incident.