Raipur, Jan 07 (Agencies): A farmer couple was killed on Friday by unidentified persons in Pod village, police said.

The incident took place in the wee hours under Gobra-Navapara police station limits, when the assailants attacked the duo, identified as Narayan Sahu and Sushila Bai using sharp weapons.

The victims were sleeping in their farm to guard their crops. The attackers fled with the ornaments of Sushibai Bai after killing her and a complaint has been registered and further investigations are on, police said.