Kabul: Passenger plane crashes in Afghanistan
According to a foreign news agency, a passenger plane from Afghanistan’s official airline Ariana Airlines was flying from Herat to Kabul, which crashed in the mountainous area of Dehk district in Ghazni province.
Foreign media says more than 80 passengers were aboard the plane, and the area where the plane crashed was under Taliban-controlled control.
According to Afghan media, the plane crashed at around 1pm local time with no confirmation regarding the passengers and crew.
A spokesman for the governor of Ghazni province confirmed the crash, saying the plane crashed in Sadu Khel area of Dehk district, and no information has been received regarding the casualties so far.