On 12 may, a suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd gathered for the funeral of a local police chief in the area of the Heva (Nangarhar province, Afghanistan). About it reported the Ministry of internal Affairs of Afghanistan in Facebook.
According to authorities, the victims were 24 people, of which 68 were wounded.
The ceremony was attended by the Deputy of the Afghan Parliament, he survived the explosion, informs Reuters.
Nangarhar is located in the East of the country, near the border with Afghanistan. The province has become the target of attacks by Islamist groups. Today none of them took responsibility for the attack.
May 12 in Afghanistan, there were two terrorist attacks with mass casualties. In Kabul, unknown attacked a hospital and a maternity hospital, killing 15 people.