An Ashtadhatu idol of Goddess Durga, worth several crores of rupees, was stolen from a temple in Bansdeeh area here, police said today.
The Ashtadhatu (a combination of eight metals) statue, worth several crore rupees in the international market, was yesterday stolen from a temple in Kharauni village of this district, they said.
An FIR was lodged today on the complaint of one Rajesh Singh, they said, adding the matter is being investigated.
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