Kabul, Jan 27 (AP) An Afghan official says a suicide attack has killed two people in the country’s southern Kandahar province. Also Read - 42 Freed in One Day From Taliban Jail in Afghanistan

Mohammad Nahim lalai, an MP from Kandahar province, said that a suicide bomber blew himself in front a police vehicle, killing two civilians and wounding three policemen. Also Read - India-Born Sikh Taxi Driver Verbally & Physically Abused by Passengers in UK, Called 'Taliban'

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. The group’s statement could not be independently verified. (AP) AQS Also Read - Taliban Says it Doesn't Recognise Afghan Government Amid Ongoing Peace Talks

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.