• Thursday, May 06, 2021
  • Last Update : 09:55 am

Hindu temple vandalized in Kurigram

  • Published at 06:07 pm January 16th, 2021
Kamali Rani Das, one of the temple priests, went to the temple found
Kamali Rani Das, one of the temple priests, went to the temple found the idols desecrated Friday morning, and the matter was reported to the police Dhaka Tribune

On information, Kurigram Sadar police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Khan Md Shahriar, along with senior district police officials, visited the spot

Unidentified miscreants vandalized idols of Hindu goddesses at a temple in Sadar upazila of Kurigram early Friday.

Shri Pradeep Roy, president of Sri Sri Shitalpat temple committee at Khanpara village, said: “I have been worshipping in this temple for almost two decades. There has never been such an unpleasant incident here in the past. We are shocked! I demand that the perpetrators be identified and brought to justice.”

Shyamal Roy, a resident of the temple area, said after puja on Friday night, someone entered the half-finished, unprotected temple building, and vandalized eight idols.

The next morning, Kamali Rani Das, one of the temple priests, went to the temple and found the idols desecrated. The matter was then reported to the police.

On information, Kurigram Sadar police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Khan Md Shahriar, along with senior district police officials, visited the spot.

The OC said, “I visited the spot the next day after receiving the news in the afternoon. We are investigating the incident to identify those involved in the vandalism. We hope we can identify those involved and bring them to book soon.”

100
Facebook 98
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail