Five injured in Faisalabad boiler explosion


FAISALABAD: As many as five labourers were injured on Sunday when a mill’s boiler exploded in Faisalabad.

According to details, the incident took place in United Mills situated on Maqbool Road. The initial reports claimed that a blast occurred when a boiler in the mill exploded. Other media reports claimed that the explosion was caused by a generator’s pipe.

All injured labourers received burn injuries. Rescue teams arrived on the site and quickly transferred them to Faisalabad’s Allied Hospital.

Police and rescue officials carried out an inspection after the explosion and made sure no one was trapped under debris.