Hyderabad: Temple burgled at Chandrayangutta


Hyderabad: Unidentified persons broke into a temple at Chandrayangutta and decamped with two donation boxes early on Tuesday.

According to the police, the burglars broke into the Sai Baba Temple in Rajeev Gandhi Nagar of Bandlaguda under the Chandrayangutta police station limits early on Tuesday. The temple priest, who reached the temple around 5.30 am, noticed the lock of the temple broken and alerted the managing committee members, who in turn alerted the Chandrayangutta police.

“The burglars took away the two offering boxes kept in the temple. The boxes are estimated to have had around Rs 50,000,” said S Venkatesh, Sub-inspector, Chandrayangutta.

The police, after booking a case, are checking footage from CCTV cameras installed around the premises. A few weeks ago, offenders had broke into the Chenna Keshavaswamy temple and attempted to break the lock of the hundi.

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