Six Taliban killed in Afghan blast

By Indo Asian News Service | Wednesday, December 19, 2012 | 4:36:09 PM IST (+05:30 GMT) Comment 0 Comment

Kabul, Dec 19 (IANS) Six Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan's Helmand province Wednesday when an explosive device they were planting on a road went off accidentally, Xinhua reported.

Kabul, Dec 19 (IANS) Six Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan's Helmand province Wednesday when an explosive device they were planting on a road went off accidentally, Xinhua reported.

"A group of Taliban rebels were busy planting a mine on a road in Gereshk district in the morning," said a provincial spokesperson. "But the device exploded accidentally, killing six insurgents including a group commander Mullah Mohammad Shah on the spot."

Do you like this article?

Copyright  Indo-Asian News Service

User Rating  Rating(0 Votes)

Views  36

Readers Feedback & Discussion

Join India Forums for free to comment on this story. Have an account already? Login to comment.

News Asia Articles Index

  

Articles in Asia

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.