During the prayers of Juma in Shia mosque in East Afghanistan on Friday, a suicide attack was carried out by targeting the Namazis. In this attack, 20 people are reported dead, while 40 people are reported to be wounded.
#UPDATE Paktia Police Chief Raz Mohammad Mandozai says at least 20 people were killed, 40 others wounded in the suicide attack that targeted a mosque in Afghanistan’s Gardez City: TOLO News https://t.co/tm6EoI5rnU
— ANI (@ANI) August 3, 2018
According to reports, members of minority community were attacked and targeted. Provincial Police Chief General Raz Mohammad Manadoji said that a suicide bombing occurred inside the Shiite Mosque in the city of Gordage . Many people have died and many have been injured.