Srinagar: An elderly couple was brutally murdered in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua on Saturday.

According to report published by The Tribune, Chand Kumar (82) and his wife Sanjogta(75) were allegedly assaulted by their 20-year-old grandson Sahil.

The report said that Sahil allegedly attacked his grandparents with a blunt object, which “killed” them on the spot.

The local police have launched a manhunt to arrest the accused. The reason behind the murder is yet to be known, The Tribune reported.