Couple killed in road mishap



Jhajjar (Haryana): A couple were on Sunday killed in a head-on collision between a canter and an auto-rickshaw on Jhajjar-Rewari road here.

The deceased were identified as Mukesh (45) and his wife Rajesh (42) of Gijadaud village here, police said adding, a case of rash and negligent driving has been registered against the unidentified driver of the canter.

The incident took place when Mukesh, an auto driver, along with his wife were on way to Jhajjar city when a canter coming from opposite direction collided with the auto, overturning the vehicle.

Both Mukesh and Rajesh died on the spot while the canter driver fled away, police said.

PTI