Jalalabad (Afghanistan), Feb 27 (IANS) At least three people — two children and the attacker — were killed and 13 injured in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, police said.

The likely target of the attack was the motorcade of parliamentarian Farhidoon Mohmmand from the province (200 km from Kabul), Xinhua quoted police spokesperson as saying. But the legislator escaped the attack unharmed.

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.