The deceased include three women.
According to the police, "The mishap took place as the drivers could not control the speed and rammed into each other."
The deceased have been identified as Pooja Gaikwad, 23, Pithla Sagadda, 21, Savita Rai, 26, Soviet Rai, 21 and Joab Mohammed, 30.
Further details are awaited. (ANI)