AP CM Jagan Mohan Reddy Terms Desecration of Forehead ‘Political Guerrilla Warfare’,16- member Team to Probe
A file picture of Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy. (Image: PTI)
Director General of Cops D G Sawang stated the SIT will be headed by Deputy Inspector General of Police rank officer G V G Ashok Kumar and investigate temple related occurrences where idols have likewise been desecrated.
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The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday constituted a 16- member Special Examination Team to probe the instances of desecration of temples in the state since2020 Director General of Police D G Sawang stated the SIT will be headed by Deputy Inspector General of Police-rank officer G V G Ashok Kumar and investigate temple-related events wherein idols have actually likewise been desecrated.
The events have caused disturbance to common harmony in the state, the DGP said. Sawang, in a main memorandum, directed the Criminal offense Examination Department and Intelligence wing to extend full cooperation to the SIT in the course of the investigation.
The SIT would occasionally upgrade the DGP and the Additional DGP (Law and Order) on the progress of the probe, the memorandum added. Several events of vandalism, consisting of beheading of Lord Ramas head from an idol in the historic Ramateertham temple in Vizianagaram district, had actually been reported in current days, leading to an uproar amongst the faithful.
The police stated they were still in the procedure of examining the cases and gathering proof, even as Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy described the desecration occurrences “political guerrilla warfare”.
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