Ambedkar's idol vandalised; panic prevails

Subscribe to Oneindia News

Jaunpur, July 20 (UNI) Some unidentified miscreants vandalised a Baba Bhimrao Ambedkar's idol in Machlishehr here today, creeting panic in the area.

The miscreants barged into the house of a dalit in Matri-Mathura village and robbed him of his valuables. They also injured his cow and vandalised the statue of Baba Ambedkar, police said.

It was only when tension ripped the village , police and senior administrative officials reached the spot.

Orders were initiated to place another statue in the premises with immediate effect and policemen garrisoned to avoid any untoward incident.

UNI XC-PDM ARB KP1826

Please Wait while comments are loading...