KABUL: Daesh on Sunday claimed responsibility of a deadly blast targetting a marriage ceremony that killed more than 63 people while injured several others in the Afghan capital earlier today.

Earlier today, at least 63 people were killed while 82 others sustained injuries in a blast targeting a wedding ceremony here in Kabul.

According to Afghan interior ministry spokesperson Nasrat Rahimi, at least 63 people were killed while 82 others sustained injuries in a blast at a wedding ceremony in the Afghan capital.

The deceased include women and children, he added.

However, the Taliban have denied involvement in the blast, he concluded.