Two killed in road accident

Two members of a family were killed and three injured when their car collided with a private bus near Paniar here on Monday, the police said.

Rajesh Kumar and his sister-in-law Poonam Rani, who were travelling with three other family members from Jammu to Batala, died on the spot when their car hit a private bus en route Pathankot from Amritsar. While Vijay Kumar, Rekha Rani and another unidentified relative were injured in the accident, the passengers of the bus escaped unhurt. The injured have been admitted to a civil hospital here, police added. —PTI