Afghanistan: 7 Indian engineers kidnapped from Baghlan


In Afghanistan,seven Indian engineers and an Afghan national working on a power plant in northern Baghlan province were kidnapped today.

Spokesman for Baghlan police said the engineers were traveling to a government-run power station in a minibus when unknown gunmen abducted them and their Afghan driver.

Two officials at the Indian embassy in Kabul confirmed the kidnapping of the engineers, all working for the Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat that operates power generating stations. APP/AFP