In an unfortunate road mishap, six people were killed when a vehicle supplying newspaper collided with a truck in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh.
Eight others have been injured in the accident, police said.
Four of those injured are in a serious condition, Digora police station chief Waheed Khan told reporters.
Those injured have been admitted to nearby hospitals.
The collision took place near Barmatal village while the newspaper supply vehicle, also carrying a large number of people, was travelling from Jhansi to Tikamgarh, Waheed Khan said.