The incident took place on the intervening night of Friday-Saturday, two days prior to the prescribed time of Holika Dahan.
The Naga Sadhu was attacked by unknown miscreants and suffered head injuries. One of his dogs was found injured.
When doors were opened by the temple guard next day, he found four locks of were broken and the mangalsutra & other items were stolen
The 12th century Kasi Visweswara Swamy temple was attacked recently where miscreants had damaged the Nandi idol. There have been several such attacks in recent days.
Uttar Pradesh: Shots fired at lawyer who had filed petition against illegal mosque, Atiq Ahmad gang suspected of involvement
Advocate who filed petition against illegal mosque construction attacked in Prayagraj, shots fired.
Mischief mongers spread rumours of death of a student at Jamia protests, Shakir, the ‘dead’ student, is actually alive
There were rumours that at least three students have died in the Jamia Millia Islamia University protests last night.
Bajrang Dal says Aadhaar should be mandatory at entry points of Garba and Dandiya events to keep a check on ‘non-Hindus’
According to Bajrang Dal, the miscreants often misbehave with women and girls participating in the event and sometimes rough up men who come to their rescue.
Hampi vandalized again: Tourist booked for ‘accidentally’ damaging two pillars while taking photographs
In July this year, the 16th-century Brindavana (samadhi) of Saint Vyasaraja Swamy, Rajaguru of Vijayanagara Emperor Krishnadevaraya was desecrated and vandalised in Anegundi near Hampi.
A mother was forced to drink the urine of a miscreant in Bengal for the crime of being a mother to a son, who praised Modi.
The two persons arrested are allegedly close to former CM of UP, Akhilesh Yadav.
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