Deputy governor killed in an Afghan attack

Deputy governor killed in an Afghan attack

"Kandahar Deputy Governor Abdul Latif Ashna was martyred when he was on his way to the office in a car," a statement from the provincial governor's office said.

"An explosive-laden motorbike parked on a roadside was detonated which killed Ashna. It happened in Khwajak Baba area in Kandahar City on Saturday morning," the statement said without giving any further details.