Youth held for damaging 'Ganesha Katte'

Source: DHNS | Published on 13th September 2021, 11:58 AM | Coastal News |

Mangaluru: Uppinangady police arrested a youth, who had allegedly damaged 'Ganesha Katte’ being utilised for Sarvajanika Ganeshotsava at Udane in Shiradi village.

According to DK Superintendent of Police Rishikesh Sonawane, the arrested youth was identified as Ravindra Kumar (25), a native of Bhagalpur district in Bihar.

Ganeshotsava was observed in a simple manner on September 10 and the idol was immersed on the same day. When the organisers visited the venue on September 11, they noticed damages to the cement structure, homa kunda and banana stems strewn around.

The arrested youth was remanded in judicial custody.

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