Afghan gunmen storm Sikh temple in Kabul

Sun Online Desk

25th March, 2020 11:57:43 printer

Afghan gunmen storm Sikh temple in Kabul

Afghan security forces are battling gunmen who stormed a Sikh-Hindu temple in central Kabul, reportedly holding an unknown number of worshippers hostage.

Police said the attack on the temple in the Shorbazar area began at about 07:45 (03:15 GMT).

Witnesses reported hearing explosions and gunfire.

Afghan special forces sealed off the area and are engaged in a gun battle with the attackers. It is not known if there are any casualties, reports BBC.


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