Man arrested with 2 idols worth Rs 1.5 crore

Bahraich,August 8: One person was arrested with two 'ashtadhatu' idols, worth around Rs 1.5 crore, from Payagpur area, police said today.

The accused as Rajpal was yesterday arrested with the idols which were stolen from a temple in Gosai
Purwa in Visheshwarganj last month, Superintendent of Police Neha Pandey said.

The accused was planning to smuggle them to Nepal, the SP added.