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Six of a family die as car falls into canal

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 12:30

Bijnor: Six members of a family were drowned when the car, they were travelling in, fell into a canal near Chandak head here, police said.

The incident took place when a family of Gulalwali village were returning to their residence after visiting a Gurdwara in Gaundi Khate area, they said.

According to police, the car driver lost control of the vehicle and it fell into the Eastern Ganga canal.

The police team fished out the body of 45-year-old Gurpreet Kaur.
Efforts are afoot to recover the bodies of Gurwinder, Ramandeep, Mandeep, five-year-old Vipin and a woman who were in the car, police said.


First Published: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 - 12:30
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