10 pilgrims returning from Haridwar killed after truck meets with accident

At least 10 people were killed and seven were injured when a truck carrying pilgrims from Haridwar met with an accident on Thursday in Uttar Pradesh’s Pilibhit. “Of the 17 people, 10 died on the spot, five are being treated at a district hospital and two have been referred to Bareilly. We’ve contacted their families,” Pilibhit DM Pulkit Khare said.