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Indian Consulate at Mazar-e-Sharif in Afghanistan attacked

Newsroom24x7 Desk

mazar-e-sharifKabul: Even as the Indian security forces were engaged in a fierce strike against terrorists who launched an attack on the Indian Air Force station at Pathankot in Punjab, the Consulate General of India at Mazar-e-Sharif in Afghanistan was attacked, there were two explosions and gunfire shortly after 9.30 pm on Sunday.

According to the Consul General Brajabashi Sarkar, there was an attempt by terrorists to enter the building and there was exchange of fire lasting about 20 minutes. The Consul General told a section of the media that the situation was under control and all Indian personnel were safe.