Aligarh: An elderly couple were stabbed to death in their home in Rampur village here, police said on Friday. The two were alone in their house when assailants struck on Thursday night, police said adding that the murder came to light on Friday morning when some women of the village visited their house.

A property dispute was suspected to be the reason behind the crime and an FIR against two relatives of the victims was registered. The accused were absconding, they said.