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Two laborers killed in AC plant’s explosion in Raiwind factory

LAHORE: Two laborers were killed when AC plant of a factory exploded in Raiwind area of Lahore.

 As per detail, in Raiwind area AC plant of a factory exploded due to which fire broke out in the affected factory. Two laborder died after receiving burn injuries. The victims were identified as Naveed Shehzad and Muhammad Naveed.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Shairf took notice of the fire incident and sought report from the district administration.

He also ordered probe into the fire incident. Expressing grief and sorrow over the loss of lives, the chief minister directed the concerned authorities to punish those responsible for the loss of lives.

Provincial Minister for Labour and Manpower Raja Ishfaq Sarwar announced Rs9 lakh compensation for the family of each victim. He also directed the District Labour Officer to present report within 24 hours after conducting probe into the accident.