“We do not have time for a months-long power struggle this time,” President Ashraf Ghani said.
The blast occurred while a lecture was in session, officials say.
MoI officials said six policemen investigating the killing were themselves wounded by an explosion.
Monday is the anniversary of US’ post-9/11 attack on the Taliban regime.
Abdullah stated that Spokesperson Ahmadi will continue in his role until after the election results have been announced.
Sources say the explosion happened in PD3 of the city near a minibus that belonged to an Afghan National Army recruitment center.
Over 12,500 children were killed or maimed in the violence between 2015 and 2018, says Save the Children.
US Forces in Afghanistan stated that three Taliban fighters and one child were killed in the clash.
Seven Indian engineers working for a power plant in northern Baghlan province were kidnapped in May 2018.
CE Abdullah stated that Ahmadi will continue in his role until after the election results have been announced.
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