BREAKING: Suicide Bomber Kills 29 In Afghanistan Mosque

BREAKING: Suicide Bomber Kills 29 In Afghanistan Mosque

At least 29 people have been killed and 64 others injured in a suicide bomb explosion Tuesday night into the largest Shiite Muslim mosque in Afghanistan.

Before blowing off themselves the suicide bomber is learned to have opened fire on worshippers.

The scene was of horrific carnage, said lawmaker from Herat after reaching the explosion site and estimate about 100 may have been killed and wounded.

During the attack the mosque was packed with about 300 worshippers in the middle of evening prayers.

However, so far only 29 bodies have been brought dead to the hospital in Herat soon after the blast.

Mehdi Hadid added several pieces of assailant body was identified and it is not yet understood whether more than one suicide bomber was included in the attack.