SHORKOT: At least 7 persons were killed while 20 others injured in a boiler explosion on Tuesday at a Sugar Mill in Shorkot an area of Punjab.
A boiler explosion took place in a private sugar mill in Shorkot area where the laborers were busy doing routine work. As a result, seven persons died and 20 other were injured.
The police and rescue teams reached the site and shifted the injured and dead bodies to Tehsil Headquarters hospital.
The doctors said that the seven persons among the 20 injured persons were in critical condition.