Lahore—Three labourers, including two brothers, were killed and two others injured when the boiler of a factory exploded at Shahpur Kanjra, Multan Road, on Saturday.
The victims were identified as Safdar, Khizer and their cousin Waqas of Pakpattan.
Rescue 1122 spokesman, a roof of the factory caved in when the boiler exploded as the five labourers were trapped under the debris.
On information, Rescue 1122 teams reached the spot and started rescue operation besides removing the bodies and the injured from debris.
Three labourers died on the spot while Mehmood and Faisal were injured and shifted to the Jinnah Hospital.