Mahatama Gandhi’s bust vandalised in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand, 3 arrested
The trio vandalised the statue in Holimangra colony in Nathdwara police station area last Monday.Updated: Apr 04, 2018 18:03 IST
Three people were on Wednesday arrested for allegedly desecrating a bust of Mahatama Gandhi in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand district, police said.
The accused -- Kuldeep Valmiki (24), Arvind Valmiki (24) and Ankit Gehlot (23) -- vandalised the statue in Holimangra colony in Nathdwara police station area last Monday, they said.
Rajasthan: Bust of Mahatma Gandhi vandalised in Rajsamand's Nathdwara pic.twitter.com/Afg5iNuhNH— ANI (@ANI) April 4, 2018
“All three were arrested on the basis of the footage of a CCTV camera installed near the statue,” said Manoj Kumar, Superintendent of Police, Rajsamand.
“A resident of the colony had complained in the matter after which a case was registered against unidentified people,” he said.
The idol was installed by the Nathdwara Municipality in 2008.