LAHORE Two labourers were burnt to death owing to cylinder blast, which took place at a Paint Factory, in Sanda police area on Tuesday. The deceased were identified as Manzoor Ahmed (60) and Abdul Qayyum. SHO Sandha Inspector Javed Siddique said the deceased were heating up the oil when it caught fire and a gas cylinder placed nearby them burst out, leaving them injured. He said the injured were shifted to the Burn Unit of the Mayo Hospital where the doctors pronounced them dead. The SHO said Qayyum, father of two, and Manzoor, father of five, were working in the same factory for the last several months. To a query, he said that the police have sealed the factory and a strict legal action would be initiated against its owner on poor preventive measures. Earlier, Fire Brigade of Civil Aviation and rescue vehicles approached the site and extinguished the fire, which also damaged valuables worth thousands of rupees.