Thieves strike at three places, including temple

Updated - July 26, 2015 05:46 am IST

Published - July 26, 2015 12:00 am IST - Mandya:

Some unidentified persons allegedly broke into three places in K.R. Pet Town police station limits on Friday and decamped with valuables and cash. After damaging the door of a Government Composite PU College at Aghalaya village, the culprits are said to have stolen one LPG cylinder, two bags of toor dal, one rice bag, a motor installed for pumping water and a few other materials. Headmaster A. Ranganath has filed a complaint with the K.R. Pet Town police.

The culprits are said to have broken into Maramma temple at Nayasinganahalli and looted a silver trident (trishul), a bell and other puja materials, priest J. Manjunath has told the police.

In the third incident, a laptop, computer system and some electronic gadgets were stolen from Murukamahalli gram panchayat office, as per a complaint lodged by Panchayat Development Officer Tilakkumar.

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