|An Afghan wounded child receives treatment at a hospital in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, on Jan. 26, 2013. A suicide attack rocked Afghanistan's Ghazni city on Saturday, killing three people including the bomber and injuring 13 others. (Xinhua/Rahmat)
GHAZNI, Afghanistan, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- A suicide attack rocked Afghanistan's Ghazni city on Saturday, killing three people including the bomber and injuring 13 others.
"A man riding a bicycle and attempting to target a police checkpoint in Ghazni city but the bomb exploded prematurely, leaving three people including himself and two others dead and a few others injured," deputy to provincial police chief Mohammad Hassan told Xinhua.
Baz Mohammad Humat, director of Civil Hospital in Ghazni, the capital of Ghazni province 125 km south of Kabul, confirmed that two bodies including a police and a civilian and 13 injured people including 10 civilians which include two children and a woman have been taken to the hospital.
Four injured people are in critical condition, he added.