Blast at Cricket Stadium: An explosion occurred at the International Cricket Stadium in Kabul, Afghanistan during the Shpagiza Cricket Tournament. Many people were injured due to this explosion. Afghanistan Cricket Board Executive Officer Nasib Khan Zadran confirmed that four people were injured in the explosion at the international cricket ground in Kabul, according to the country’s local media outlet Tolo News. Zadran said there was no harm to the players or foreign nationals.
A video of people running into the bunker in panic after the explosion is going viral on social media. Shpagiza Cricket League is a Twenty20 cricket tournament organized by the Afghanistan Cricket Board every year in Afghanistan. Meanwhile, the incident took place during the Band-e-Ameer Dragons vs Pamir Zalmi match. Eyewitnesses confirmed that the explosion took place during the Shpagiza tournament at the Kabul International Cricket Stadium. Security officials are yet to respond.
A blast in the international cricket stadium (Kabul) in Afghanistan during ongoing Shpageeza Cricket League. Kamran Ghulam from Pakistan is also playing in the match…☹️
May Allah protect everyone Ameen😥#SCL2022 #Kabul #Afghanistan pic.twitter.com/l2c78KJKui
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