The group issued a statement in Arabic that the attack was carried out by ISIS suicide bomber Abu Asim Al-Pakistani.
The statement further added that the attack targeted a gathering of Mushrikeens, referring to victims as non-believers.
Nasrat Rahimi, a spokesman for the Ministry of Interior said the explosion took place at around 10:40 pm local time inside Hotel Shahr-e Dubai in 6th district of the city.
Rahimi further added that a suicide bomber detonated his explosives among the guests of a wedding, killing at least 63 people.
According to security officials, the attack killed 63 people and wounded at least 182 others.
Source : Afghan Voice Agency(AVA)
Sunday 18 August 2019 15:22