WAH CANTT: On Thursday, an accidental explosion occurred at a Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF) factory, killing three people and injuring two others, Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR) said.
According to military media, the explosion occurred due to a technical failure. The injured have been transferred to the hospital.
ISPR added that POF’s technical emergency team-a major gun, defense contractor and military company based in Wah Cantt-has cleared the accident site and the situation is under control.
Geographic News earlier quoted police sources as saying that the windows of nearby buildings were shattered by the intensity of the explosion.