Four ‘Bangladeshis’ enter Puri Srimandir; nine detained by police

Additional Superintendent of Police, Puri, Sushil Mishra said, “We received complaints that some people of other religion entered the temple. We have detained the people who entered the temple. We are verifying their documents and looking into the matter.  One of the detainees is a Hindu.”

Bangladeshis detained by police

Srimandir is back in the news again over the alleged entry of some non-Hindus on Sunday. As many as four non-Hindus and that too from neighbouring Bangladesh entered Srimandir in Puri.

Nine non-Hindus were detained by the Singhadwar police. Their passports and documents were seized.