Crime

Man held for stealing money from Lingaraj Temple's donation box

Bhubaneswar: Police on Monday nabbed a person from Kedargouri area for allegedly stealing money from the donation box installed at the Lingaraj Temple in Bhubaneswar.

The miscreant allegedly stole money from the donation box of the city temple and decamped from the spot yesterday. Following this, the temple administration filed a complaint with the local police station.Acting on the complaint, police initiated a probe and checked the CCTV surveillance footages of the temple. On the basis of the CCTV footage, police today apprehended the accused.While the accused person is in police custody for interrogations, a case has been registered against him, sources said.

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