Miscreants damaged a religious statue of Hindu Goddess Saraswati at Madhabpur club of Sherpur district.
According to the locals, the temple priests found broken pieces of the statue’s hand and head on the ground near it.
They also found a Ghot (a special pot for worship) missing from the spot.
Upon receiving a call from the temple authorities, police came to inspect the area.
Local minorities were gripped by panic and anger following the incidence.
They demanded rapid arrest of the miscreants concerned as well as assurance that such incidence won’t take place again.
Source: Natun Barta