Staff Reporter

HYDERABAD: Tragedy struck a family from city when eight of its members, including four children, were killed in a road accident at Solapur of Maharashtra on Friday.

Family of Rasheeda Begum, 50, from Topekhana of Goshamahal left for Khaja Bandha Nawaz Rahamatullah Aleh Dargah at Gulbarga in Karnataka in two Qualis vehicles on Sunday. From there, they went to Mumbai and were returning to Hyderabad when a lorry hit one of the vehicles head-on around 5.30 a.m. Rasheeda Begum and seven of her family members were crushed to death