The death toll from the explosion at a mosque in Afghanistan has risen to 62, Report informs, citing TASS.

A Taliban spokesman, Zabiullah Mujahid, said the explosion at a Shiite mosque in Kandahar is a “grave crime.”

He promised the people that the criminals would be caught and punished.

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai also condemned the terrorist act, calling it an attack on stability.


At least 30 people are dead and dozens injured after an explosion tore through a mosque during Friday prayers in Afghanistan, Report informs, citing Haber Global.