“A motorcycle packed with explosives was discovered before the militants manage to use for an attack in the city.” the local officials said. According to Khaama press
The officials also said that the motorcycle bomb was parked in Money Exchangers Market in the vicinity of 7th police district of Lashkargah.
According to the officials, the militants were looking to detonate the motorcycle in a crowded part of the city.
The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban insurgents have not commented regarding the report so far.
Helmand is among the relatively volatile provinces in South of Afghanistan where the anti-government armed militants, mainly Taliban insurgents, are active in a number of its districts and often carry out terrorist related activities.