Bengaluru

Idols worth Rs. 10 crore seized

A 23-year-old man has been arrested and two 400-year old idols worth Rs 10 crore, stolen from a temple in Tamil Nadu, recovered from him, police said.

The two ‘panchaloha’ idols of Sri Bheemanatheshwar and Goddess Abirambeshwari were stolen from a temple in Kannipakam village from Vellore in Tamil Nadu.

The arrested was identified as Manjunath, police added.

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Printable version | Feb 21, 2020 4:28:04 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/bangalore/Idols-worth-Rs.-10-crore-seized/article16881332.ece

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