2 killed in road mishap in Raj

Bikaner: Two persons were killed after their bike skidded off the road in Gangashehar area here, police said today.

The accident occurred late last night on Jodhpur national highway when the biker Parmanand (26) on way to Bikaner lost control over his bike, they said, adding the biker and pillion-rider Mohan (24) received severe head injuries and were rushed to PBM Hospital in Bikaner.

The duo later died during treatment, police said.

Their family members have been informed and the bodies have been kept in the mortuary, they added.