| GEO Pakistan|
| Minor boy burnt by industrial waste in Karachi|
| Updated at: 1847 PST, Friday, February 20, 2009|
KARACHI: A minor eight-years-old boy was burnt by industrial waste in site Karachi area while he was playing cricket, hospital sources said on Friday.
According to details, eight-years-old boy, resident of site Abidabad area, was playing cricket in a vacant plot when his cricket ball went onto industrial waste, as he tried to pick up the ball, his feet were caught in waste and burnt by it.
He was rushed to hospital for medical attainment where he was admitted to hospital after first aid, hospital sources said.
Another minor boy was burnt by industrial waste on the same place two days ago, sources added.