Three Durga idols vandalised

Our Correspondent . Tangail | Published: 18:58, Oct 01,2018


Unidentified people vandalise idols of Hindu goddesses at Purba Kabilapara in Tangail.-- New Age photo

Three idols of Hindu goddess Durga were vandalised at a temple at Purba Kabilapra in Tangail sadar on Sunday night.

Purba Kabilapara Naba Jagaran Club president Nanda Dulal Karmakar said unidentified people vandalised three under-construction idols of goddess Durga at the local temple they had informed police and elected local government representatives on Monday morning. 

Police have visited the spot, he said adding that Durga Puja is being observed in the locality for past 30 years an no such incident took place in the past. 

Tangail Puja Udjapan Parishad general secretary Pradip Kumar Gun, Tangail town Hindu, Buddhist, Christian Oikya Parishad president Tamal Bihari Das and elites of Hindu community also visited the spot. They demanded immediate punishment to the perpetrators of the heinous act.

Kagmari police outpost in-charge Inspector Arif Faisal said police have visited the place of occurrence and legal actions will be taken after an investigation.

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