Blast cuts power to Afghan capital Kabul: power company

Blast cuts power to Afghan capital Kabul: power company
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An explosion brought down power lines and cut off electricity to Kabul on Thursday, the national power company said.
The explosion cut off a 220 kV imported power line. [Getty/ Archive]

An explosion brought down power lines and cut off electricity to Kabul on Thursday, the national power company said.

"An explosion blew up a power pylon in Qala Murad Beg area of Kabul province, cutting off a 220 kV imported power line," the Breshna power company said in a message to customers.