Twin temple thefts in Kochi; gold, cash stolen
Kochi: In separate incidents of burglary, two temples in North Paravoor here in the wee hours of Wednesday.
Fifty sovereigns of gold and cash were stolen.
Robbers stole thirty sovereigns of temple ornaments from the Trikkapuram temple along with Rs 65,000.
Meanwhile twenty sovereigns of gold ornaments and the hundial were stolen from Sreenarayana temple.
The burglars entered the sanctum sanctorum of the Thrikkapuram temple after breaking through the roof.
As they could not find any valuables inside, they went for the temple's office. They stole the gold and money from the office. They also took away the CCTV cameras installed at the Sree Narayana temple.
A police probe is on into the incidents.