SHEIKHUPURA – As many as ten people were wounded in an LPG bowser explosion at a gas plant on Baddoor Road in the wee hours of Sunday.

The fire engulfed the plant and two adjacent Paper Mills shortly after bowser exploded while refilling it at Saudi gas plant, rescue sources said.

The victims were rushed to DHQ hospital for treatment. Nine patients have been discharged after basic medical aid. One patient was shifted to a Lahore hospital.

Firefighters were able to extinguish fire engulfing the mills while efforts are underway to douse the fire at the plant.