Photo Credit: Pixabay
Singapore, 2 August: The chief priest of Singapore’s oldest Hindu temple has been arrested on charges of criminal treachery. police gave this information. In a statement issued on behalf of the temple on Saturday, it was said that a complaint was lodged with the police on behalf of Shri Mariamman Temple because some gold ornaments kept under the supervision of the priest were missing. According to Channel News Asia, it was said from the temple that the information about the disappearance of the jewelry was found during the audit.
The name of the priest is not mentioned in the statement. It said, “The gold jewelery that was used during prayers was kept under the supervision of the chief priest in the sanctum sanctorum of the temple. The priest was questioned about this and returned all the missing jewelery later.”
Also Read: Former Nagercoil MLA Nanjil Murugesan Police Arrested, Allegations Of Rape Of 12 Year Old Girl
Police said the 36-year-old priest has been arrested on charges of criminal breach of trust. It was said from the temple that the chief priest is still on bail. Police said that the case is under investigation.
(This is an unedited and auto-generated story from a syndicated news feed, there is a possibility that it has not been changed or edited by the latest staff)