Five of family killed as car rams into bus

, 11:47 AM IST

Ludhiana: Five members of a family were killed when their car jumped a road divider and rammed into a bus coming from the opposite side here, police said.

The accident occurred on Ludhiana-Malerkotla road near village Sarinh, about 20 km from here last night, they said.

The victims were identified as Parveen Gupta, his wife Jyoti, daughters Risha and Shipra and son Krishan.

Police said the family was on way back to Ludhiana after attending some function in Sangrur.

Parveen ran a hosiery factory at Gandhi Nagar here, police said.