Elderly couple killed in Delhi after fire breaks out in house

An elderly couple was charred to death early today in a fire at their residence in west Delhi's Moti Nagar, police said.

The deceased were identified as Chedi Lal (70) and his wife Laxmi (62), they said.

Police said that a call was received about the fire around 3.25 am and two fire-tenders were rushed to the spot.

The cause of the fire is being investigated, they said.

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