Tirupur: Valuables and cash worth Rs. 1.5 lakh were stolen from two temples at Pallapalayam near here on Tuesday.

The police said the culprits gained entry into the sanctum sanctorum of Varadharaja Perumal Koil and Chudalai Eswarar Koil and took away the jewellery, 40 kuthuvilakku and cash from the hundiyal. The Dhali police are investigating.

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