GUJRANWALA - At least five labourers were burnt when melted iron fell over them while working in steel liquefying kiln here on Sunday.

According to details, the incident took place in steel melting kiln located in Gujranwala city when melted steel fell over five labourers due to which they suffered severe burns.

The labourers, identified as Yaseen, Musharraf, Shahbaz, Tasleem Shah and Muhammad Nazir, were rushed to DHQ Hospital from where three of them referred to Lahore due to their critical condition.