At least four civilians were killed in a blast in Khost city of eastern Khost province on Sunday afternoon, local officials confirmed.
In addition, 14 others were wounded in the blast.
The blast took place in the underground section of Hamam market in Khost city after explosive devices where detonated killing a civilian and another three, a spokesman for provincial governor, Mubarez Zadran said.
But Habib Shah Ansari, the head of the health department said that “four people were killed in the blast and 14 others were wounded.”
However the wounded people are receiving threats at the government hospital, Ansari said.
The local security officials have not yet commented over the blast.
No group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the blast.