Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: An autopsy on the bodies of the elderly couple, found dead in their apartment in Saidapet on Thursday, revealed that there was only one cut injury on their throats, indicating that they were done to death by professional killers.

Police suspect that the criminals would have monitored the couple’s movements and then struck. On Friday morning, City Police Commissioner K. Radhakrishnan visited the apartment complex on Jones Road, and met the relatives and colleagues of the victims.

Police handed over the bodies of the couple, G. Anantha Krishnan (60) and his wife, Yamuna Bai (55), to the relatives around noon on Friday.