Temple idol, jewellery stolen

: A temple idol and silver jewels estimated to cost Rs.1.25 lakh were found stolen from Valiya Udeshwaram Mahadeva Temple at Anayara here on Wednesday.

The stolen articles include a silver ‘thirumukham' with crown, silver ‘shree bali bimbam' and two ‘thrikannu.' Money was found stolen from four offerings boxes kept at the temple. The Pettah police said the theft is suspected to have taken place between 11 p.m. on Tuesday and 4.30 a.m. on Wednesday.

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