Pakistan: 12 killed, 2 injured in gas clyinder blast in Lahore

PTI Lahore, Balochistan, Pakistan Jan 28, 2020, 05.40 PM(IST)

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12 killed, 2 injured due to cylinder explosion in a perfume factory.

At least 12 people were killed and two others suffered injuries after gas cylinders exploded in a perfume factory in Shahdara area of Lahore.

An operation is underway to rescue the remaining people trapped under the debris.

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According to residents, at least 15 workers were inside the factory when the fire broke out.

Further details are awaited.