8 Subh; Herat: Witnesses to the incident say that a passenger bus was the target of an explosion around the evening of Monday (August 3) leaving three dead and ten others injured. The explosion took place in the Hajiya Abbas neighbourhood of Herat city.
Dr. Aref Jalali, chief physician of the Herat District hospital, told 8 Subh that two of the dead and two of the injured were women.
According to her, the condition of the injured who were all taken to the District hospital is critical. The death toll is likely to rise due to the deteriorating health of the injured.