Blast at sugar mill kills 7

JHANG: The boiler of a sugar mill blasted killing seven workers and injuring 20 others, Aaj News reported.

The blast occurred at Shorkot city. The dead have been identified as Ishaq, Sarfaraz, Muhammad Aslam, Muhammad Sajjad and Muhammad Ashraf.

The injured have been shifted to District Headquarter Hospital Shorkot.

Doctors said that 10 of the injured are in critical condition with over 70 percent of their bodies burnt.