KABUL: A terror attack was foiled in Afghan capital Kabul following tight security measures taken in the city ahead of Eid al-Adha celebrations, the media reported on Tuesday.
According to Kabul police Chief Abdul Rahman Rahimi, a motorcycle with explosive materials hidden under its seat was found near the Hamid Karzai International Airport, Khaama Press reported.
The explosives were connected with a cell phone for detonation, Rahimi added.
The police chief also said that special security arrangements have been made in public places as well as mosques where Eid prayers would be offered on Thursday.
Rahimi urged people to assist security forces by informing them if they find anything suspicious.