Three of a family and another person died in a road accident in Jagraon on late Wednesday night. The accident happened near Kular village.
The driver of I-20 car,in which the family was travelling,lost control of the vehicle while crossing the bridge and it fell into the pond.
The deceased have been identified as Gurmail Singh,his wife Rajwinder Kaur,their son Jobanpreet Singh and family friend Jaspal Singh. The family belonged to Baghapurana in Moga.
Reportedly,Gurmail Singh along with his family was returning after attending a function on account of the birthday of son of his close friend Hardeep Singh from Kular.
It was only on Thursday morning that the police were informed by villagers.
The police sent the bodies for post-mortem.
Tractor-trolley crushes 6-year-old to death
In a heart-rending incident on Thursday,a tractor-trolley crushed a 6-year-old boy to death in Hazuri Bagh Colony,Bhattian,on Thursday afternoon.
The Ladhowal police registered a case against the driver for causing death due to negligence and arrested him. The accused has been identified as Mukhtiar Singh of Amaltas Enclave,Bhattian. As per information,the victim,Hemant Kumar,was a class second student and was going for tuition when the incident occurred. He was the only son of his parents and had an elder sister. His father Ashok Kumar is an electrician while his mother Rupinder Kaur works as a security guard at Hardys World. ASI Chaman Lal at Ladhowal police station said the police arrested the accused. The people who gathered on the spot nabbed the accused and informed the police.