Puri: Unidentified miscreants allegedly looted ornaments worth Rs 10 lakh from Maa Kali Temple at Birgovindpur in Puri district on Tuesday night.
The matter came to light after the priest of the temple spotted the main gate broken this morning.
According to sources, the miscreants broke open the doors of the temple late last night and made away with a gold necklace, a silver garland, a silver umbrella worth lakhs of rupees from the temple. Besides, the desperadoes also decamped with the donation box kept in the temple.
On being informed about the loot, police reached the spot and launched a probe.