Miscreants loot temple in Subarnapur
Subarnapur: Unidentified miscreants looted gold ornaments and lakhs of rupees from the Maa Sureswari temple in Subarnapur district.
According to reports, the incident occurred late last night when the looters pulled down the temple gate and broke opened the Hundi (donation box).
The matter came to light this morning after the temple priest saw the gate and the Hundi broken, and informed the temple officials.
Police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. The estimated value of the looted items and cash from the temple has not been ascertained yet.
An investigation into the matter is underway, sources said.
However, resentment sparked among locals following the incident regarding the frequent loots and inefficiency of the cops.