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Suicide Attackers Storm on Sikhs Religious Gathering in Kabul

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Wednesday March 25, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Armed attackers stormed on Sikhs minority religious gathering in Shor Bazar region, Capital Kabul this morning.
Fardaws Faramarz spokesman of Kabul’s police chief in a telephonic contact told BNA correspondent, the attack started at 7:45 this morning, Afghan security forces are trying to rescue the trapped people inside the place.
Tariq Arian spokesman for Ministry of Interior said, three suicide attackers have entered inside the Sikhs’ religious place, but until now (11:00 am) Afghan security forces succeeded to clear first floor of the building.  
Meanwhile, Narindra Singh Khalasa, the only representative of Sikhs community in Afghanistan Wolesi Jirga said, “he received a call from a worshipper inside the Gudwara telling him of the attack and rushed over to help. There were about 150 worshippers inside the Gudwara at the time of the attack, he said, adding that at least four people have been killed”.
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack but Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed tweeted that the Taliban were not involved.


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