The victims, Akshat Kamboj, 24, and Vikhyat Pandit, 25, had pursued BA LLB course and were preparing for judiciary examinations, a senior police officer said.
A call about the accident was received at Civil Lines police station around 3 AM today. The policemen took the duo who were lying on the road to a nearby hospital where they were declared dead, he said.
Mr Kamboj hailed from Karnal and Mr Pandit from Palwal in Haryana.
Mr Akshat was son of a former lawmaker from a constituency in Karnal district. He had completed his degree from an institution in Sonipat last year, police said.
A case has been registered and efforts are being made to identify the vehicle and its driver.
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