A suicide bomber attacked Afghanistan’s Supreme Court just as staff were leaving work , killing at least 19 people and injuring 41 in the second attack on government institutions in under a month.

The bomber, who was on foot, detonated the device in the parking lot as employees were boarding a bus to go home according to interior ministry spokesman Najibullah Danish

The casualty figures came from Health Ministry Spokesman Waheed Majroh, who said women and children were among the wounded.