Mysore, Jan 9 (UNI) Security would be tightened at temples in this district of Karnataka, owing to burglary in Yoganarasimhaswamy temple at Melkote in neighbouring Mandya district.
Police said security would be strengtehed at Lord Srikanteswara Swamy temple in Nanjangudand and Jawalamukhi Tripurasundari temple at Sarakari, among others.
It may be recalled that Uttanahalli temple was burgled about two years ago by dacoits after hacking a watchman to death.
Efforts were on to provide special police teams as additional security to the temples.
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