Kandahar (Afghanistan), Aug 3 (AP) A police official says a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into an Afghan National Police outpost in southern Helmand killing two police and wounding another two. Also Read - Two Afghan Women Supreme Court Judges Shot Dead in Kabul

Gareshk District Police Chief Ismail Khan Khopalwaq said the attack today evening happened in his district, the scene of heavy fighting in recent weeks between Afghan National Security Forces, aided by U.S. air support, and the Taliban, who control roughly 80 percent of Helmand province. Also Read - International Flights: India Approves Revised Air Bubble With Afghanistan, Philippines | Details Here

No one immediately claimed responsibility for today’s attack but the Taliban are suspected. Also Read - PUBG Mobile Latest Update: Check List of Countries Where This Game Was Banned Due to Addiction Issues

Gareshk district is also where the Pentagon confirmed that an errant US bomb last month destroyed an Afghan National Police outpost, killing 12 police and wounding another 11. The incident is still under investigation and a joint U.S. and Afghan delegation earlier visited the area. (AP) SG

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.