(Dawn) Sahianwala police took a Chinese engineer into custody on charges of pushing a worker into a furnace following a row at a factory in industrial area here on Wednesday.
The worker has been hospitalised with 40 per cent burns.
Following the alleged incident, Chinese engineers and workers exchanged words. The workers staged a protest demonstration against the Chinese engineers and demanded registration of a case against the suspect.
The workers also called police demanding arrest of the suspect. Otherwise, they threatened to go on strike for an indefinite period.