Ludhiana:The miscreants struck at Laxmi Narayan Temple in Block C of Bhai Randhir Singh (BRS) Nagar on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. The management committee of temple alleged that the thieves have stolen donation box, Silver ornaments and part of Shivling.
The Sarabha Nagar Police have reached the spot and initiated investigation in the case. The CCTV cameras were stolen in the temple but the cameras were non functional during night time.
Munish Prabhakar, member of management committee of Temple said that the priest informed him about the theft incident in morning and he called Police Control Room. Prabhakar alleged that the thieves have stolen donation box installed in temple, 2.5 KG silver ornaments and some part of Shivling which was covered with silver.
Station House Officer at Police station Sarabha Nagar Mohan Singh said that the CCTV cameras installed in the temple were switched off. They have started proceedings to register case against unidentified persons following the complaint of management of temple.
The police is also checking the CCTV cameras installed in the nearby establishments, added SHO.