Six killed in road mishap in Jalandhar

Tribune News Service
Jalandhar, October 21

Six persons, including two children, were killed when a truck hit the vehicle they were travelling in on the Sultanpur Lodhi road near the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) late Tuesday. Three persons were injured in the accident.

The deceased, who were migrant workers, were returning from a farm at Biharipur in a motorised cart.

The truck driver has been identified as Harjinder Singh, a resident of Sabuwal village in Lohian. He has been booked under Sections 304 A, 279, 337, 338 and 427 of the IPC.

The deceased have been identified as Upinder Mandal (29), his wife Billa Devi (29), his daughter Pooji (6), Sanjeev Kumar (18), Reena Devi (24) and Karishma (2 ). Reena Devi and Karishma are the wife and daughter of Danveer who works in Gujarat.

Top Stories

Talks fine but no precondition, say farmers

Talks fine but no precondition, say farmers

Turn down Union Home Minister’s offer | Reaching out, Shah s...

BJP MLA Kiran Maheshwari dies after testing positive for Covid

BJP MLA Kiran Maheshwari dies after testing positive for Covid

Maheshwari, a three-time MLA from Rajsamand, was undergoing ...

26/11: Extradition hearing for Tahawwur Rana to be held on February 12

26/11: Extradition hearing for Tahawwur Rana to be held on February 12

Rana, 59, a childhood friend of David Coleman Headley, was r...

Numbers swell, Khattar warns of Covid spike

Numbers swell, Khattar warns of Covid spike

In Sonepat, face masks & sanitisers for farmers

Cities

View All