Kabul. Former journalist, Yama Siawash, was killed in an explosion in Kabul this morning.
Baktash Siawash, a former member of parliament and brother of Yama Siawash confirms to media, that Yama Siavash was killed in the blast in the Maroryan-E-Char area in PD9 of Kabul City.
Yama Siawash with three other people is reported dead in the explosion, according to ANP, the explosion happened at around 7:45 am on Saturday morning.
The Magnetic IED targeted the former journalist and two others inside the vehicle. There are no reports of the wounded in the incident.
The renowned journalist previously worked as Tolo TV’s political Program anchor, he was well-known for his journalism in the political field.
The Central Committee of the SAARC Journalists Forum has expressed deep grief over the death of the journalist.