The number of victims of explosion in Kabul has reached 80 people

Число жертв взрыва в Кабуле достигло 80 человек

In hospitals died 17 people. More than 160 victims continue to receive aid.

The death toll in the explosion during the celebration of the wedding in the West of Kabul has risen to 80.

According to the representative of the Ministry of interior of Afghanistan, Nasrat Rahimi, from his injuries in hospitals died 17 people.

“17 people died from the received wounds, more than 160 still receive medical care in hospitals or at home”, – quotes Agency the words Rahimi.

Recall, the explosion occurred in the evening on Saturday, August 17, in one of the wedding halls of Kabul. An explosive device detonated a suicide bomber. At this time indoors there were about a thousand people. It was initially reported 63 dead and 180 injured.