Indian killed in Philippines

Singapore, Sep 25 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen ambushed and killed an Indian man when he was travelling in a car in the Philippines, media reported Wednesday.

Jaswinder Singh, 38, a resident of Batac City in Ilocos Norte province on the Philippines' Luzon island was killed Tuesday when he was travelling on a national highway to the province of Ilocos Sur, the Philippines Star reported.

He was in a car with his cousin Amarinder Singh when gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire at him.

Singh was rushed to a hospital in Batac City with multiple bullet wounds on his body while his cousin escaped unhurt.

Police are probing the case.