Afghanistan: Explosion near Indian consulate rocks Jalalabad
Twitter users posted pictures of the military response to the blasts. (Twitter)
A massive explosion rocked Jalalabad, capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Wednesday afternoon, a witness said.
Resident Mohammad Akbar told Pajhwok Afghan News the powerful blast happened near the Indian diplomatic mission at 12 noon.
Gunshots are still ringing out in the high-security area, he said. There was no official reaction immediately.