Stone idol stolen from Trichy temple

Trichy, November 25: A Chandikeswarar stone idol was stolen from Sri Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple at Chathirapatti near Thuvarankurichi on the outskirts of Trichy on Nov 23.
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Police suspect that the incident took place on nov 23 after the priest closed the temple after the puja hours. Chandikeswarar temple was outside the temple. The temple is said to be several centuries old.