Four injured in factory boiler explosion

KARACHI: Four people were injured in explosion of a factory boiler here on Tuesday.

The boiler of a factory located in SITE area exploded with big bang, causing injuries to four workers. The rescue teams rushed to the site of incident and started rescue work. The injured workers, identified as Muhammad Imran, Javed Iqbal, Akhtar and Shahid Mehmood, were shifted to the Civil Hospital Karachi CHK for treatment.

However, fire also broke out in a nearby CNG Station which was extinguished by the fire tenders.