Kabul: A huge blast took place in Kabul on Saturday killing at least 40 people and injuring over 140 others. An ambulance was reportedly packed with explosives which blew up at a police checkpoint in Kabul, as per reports.
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the blast.
As per sources, a loud explosion was heard that shook the windows of buildings nearby, locals reportedly said.
The death toll is likely to increase further.
The explosion comes exactly a week after Taliban terrorists stormed a luxury hotel in Kabul, killing at least 22 people.