| GEO Pakistan|
| Chemical factory catches fire in Lahore|
| Updated at: 0752 PST, Thursday, May 14, 2009|
LAHORE: A loud blast occurred in a chemical factory located in Badami Bagh due to the explosion of a boiler which resulted in fire eruption that engulfed the entire factory but no loss of life was ascertained according to preliminary reports.
The fire brigade and rescue workers have accumulated the fire scene while rescue efforts are underway, sources said.