Roadside bomb hits Afghan bus, 5 civilians dead

Last Updated: Sunday, July 1, 2012 - 12:33

Zeenews Bureau

Kabul: A roadside bomb killed five Afghan civilians on Sunday morning, said police.

According to deputy provincial police chief Major Mohammad Hussain, a bus full of people struck the explosives while driving near Ghazni city, capital of the province of the same name.

He says another 11 people were wounded, and the dead include women and children.

The bus was travelling from Kabul to the southern city of Kandahar.

(With Agency inputs)

First Published: Sunday, July 1, 2012 - 12:33

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