Militants stormed an intelligence agency training facility in Kabul, triggering intense fighting with police in the latest attack to hit the Afghan Capital.

A group of armed attackers entered an under-construction building in training centre in Afshar area of Kabul

There were no immediate reports of any casualties.

Nasrat Rahim, a deputy interior ministry spokesman, said the sound of large and small arms fire could be heard from the fighting.

Roads to the area were closed and dozens of police and intelligence officers were blocking access to the public.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack yet.