2 wounded in N Afghan bomb blast

2013-02-07 09:25:10 GMT2013-02-07 17:25:10(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Bomb blast shocked Pul-e-Khurmi city the capital of northern Baghlan province 160 km north of Kabul on Thursday, wounding two people, police said.

"A bomb attack organized by militants and targeted a police vehicle in Pul-e-Khumri city at 11:50 a.m. local time left two people injured, both civilians," deputy to provincial police chief Mohammad Sadiq told Xinhua.

There were no causalities on police, he contended. However, he confirmed that a police vehicle and a civilian car were damaged in the blast.

This is the second bomb in northern Afghanistan in a single day on Thursday. In the previous blast which happened in the neighboring Kunduz province also a police van was damaged.

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