Chandigarh: At least seven people were killed on Monday when the sports utility vehicle (SUV) they were travelling in rammed into a truck near Punjab’s Amritsar city, police said.
The victims included one child and three women.
Eight passengers in the SUV were returning to Delhi after a pilgrimage trip from Himachal Pradesh and the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
The accident took place near Khalchian village on the National Highway connecting Amritsar and Delhi.
The police said that a three-year-old child survived but was hospitalised in Amritsar with serious injuries.