Staff Correspondent

UDUPI: Thieves broke into a temple and made away with gold and silver ornaments worth Rs. 1.70 lakhs at Koteshwar coming under Kundapur police station limits on Thursday night.

According to the Kundapur police, the thieves broke into the Pattabhirama Temple from the back door and decamped with the ornaments.

Finger print experts and a dog squad were pressed into service.

The Kundapur police have registered a case and are carrying on investigations.

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