30 Jan, Chautara: Last night a gang of lotters  killed an old couple at Listi VDC in Sindhupalchowk district .The gang of robbers  in the strength of eight to 10 persons murdered Bhakta Bahadur Pradhan, 60, and his wife Mana Kumari Pradhan, 55, besides looting their house at Bisankuna at Listi VDC-5, according to police .

All their children are living in Kathmandu,only the old couple had been staying at their house .  Details of the property and valuables stolen from the house is not ascertained yet. The house is located at a desolate place. Police were mobilised for searching for the looters last night itself, as police said  .