At least 14 killed in bomb at­tack on Afghan poll rally

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - - WORLD -

KUNDUZ: A mo­tor­cy­cle car­ry­ing ex­plo­sives blew up among sup­port­ers of an Afghan election can­di­date on Satur­day, killing at least 14 peo­ple, of­fi­cials said. More than 30 were wounded in the ex­plo­sion in the north­east­ern prov­ince of Takhar where can­di­date Naz­ifa Youse­fibek had been cam­paign­ing, pro­vin­cial gov­er­nor spokesman Mo­ham­mad Jawad He­jri told AFP. A spokesman from in­te­rior min­istry said most of the 14 killed were civil­ians. No group has claimed re­spon­si­bil­ity.

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