Tension in Agra, after criminals plunder temple, murder its priest

Agra : Tension prevailed in the Taj city after a priest was murder by the criminals, who plunder temple in Khandaurali area of the district here, late last night. Police sources here today said the criminals attacked Lal temple in Khandaurali area and after murdering priest Soran Puri, they fled away with valauble 14 asthdhatu idols. The idols are worth over Rs one crore in the international market. The criminals also ransacked the temple during the attack. After the information of priest murder spread, local villagers staged a protest and tension ran high in the area. Additional police forces have been rushed to the area to control the situation.

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