Five people were killed and eight others injured in a road accident on Jammu-Pathankot National Highway near Ghagwal in Samba district in the wee hours of Friday.
They all were residents of Gurdaspur in Punjab.
Around 2 am, an Innova—DL 4CAE 6465, on its way from Jammu towards Punjab, hit a parapet at Tapyal under jurisdiction of Ghagwal police station in Samba district.
Names of deceased:
1. Labpreet Singh (30 yrs) S/o Sandu Singh-Driver.
2. Punnu (30 yrs) w/o Atras.
3. Veena w/o Ram Paul
4. Geeta Devi (60 yrs) w/o Kashmira Lal.
5. One male baby (01 yrs), (Name Not Known).
Names of Injured: –
1. Rahul (23 yrs) S/o Kashmira Lal.
2. Atras (24 yrs) S/o Vijay Masih.
3. Raju (30 yrs) S/o Yousaf Masih.
4. Neetu (25 yrs) W/o Rahul and her 02 Children.
5. Roop Singh (45 yrs) S/o Sohan Singh.
6. Monu (26 yrs) S/o Ram Paul.
7. Two sons of Rahul, one is 2yrs old and another 02 month old.