KABUL: Afghan Parliament (Wolesi Jirga) HR manager Khalilullah Oria was killed and another man wounded in an explosion in capital Kabul late on Friday, an official said.
The explosion took place in the limits of 5th municipality district in a crowded place of Kot-i-Sangi near a flyover.
Interior Ministry Spokesman Seddiq Sediqui confirmed the explosion and killing of the lawmaker.
A security official, who wished to go unnamed, told Pajhwok Afghan News the explosion was carried out through a magnetic bomb.
Awal Khan, an eye witnessed said, the explosion took place in a crowded place, adding the target was a specific vehicle therefore there were no more causalities.
He said a corolla type vehicle got fire soon after the explosion and was completely destroyed.
THE PASHTUN TIMES