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Nine children killed in mortar explosion

Nine children were killed and four others were injured in a mortar shell explosion in the Lal Pur district of eastern Nangarhar province.
The incident took place on Monday when an old mortar shell exploded near a corn seller in Beganano village of Lal pur district.
“Nine children were martyred and four others were injured when an old mortar shell exploded near a corn seller in Beganano village of Lal pur district in eastern Nangarhar province, killing nine children and wounding four others,” the governor’s office said in a statement.
The injured were taken to Jalalabad Regional Hospital for treatment, the statement said.The post Nine children killed in mortar explosion first appeared on Ariana News.

Source: Ariana News

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