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Two students, teacher killed in rocket attack on school in Logar

AT-KABUL: Two students and a teacher were killed when a rocket hit a school in the central Logar province on Sunday, said an official.

The Ministry of Education in a statement said that the rocket hit Topak primary school in Baraki Barak district of the province. The rocket attack killed two students and a teacher, and wounded four other students of the school, the statement added.

The wounded persons have been rushed to hospital.

This comes at a time that the minister of education has recently termed insecurity as a big threat before education in Afghanistan.

Reports recently surfaced that several schools in Pol-e-Khomri, the capital city of Baghlan, have been closed due to rocket attacks.

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