Bangladeshi Youth Nabbed For Taking Photo Inside Srimandir

Puri: A Bangladeshi youth was arrested for allegedly taking picture of Lord Jagannath inside the sanctum sanctorum.

The youth has been identified as Akash Choudhury (23), a native of Zinda Bazar in Sylhet district of Bangladesh.

Singhadwar police seized a mobile phone from his possession. A Bangladeshi passport was also seized from the accused.

The matter came to fore one week back when the aforementioned photo went viral on the Internet.

The youth from Bangladesh was arrested for taking photographs inside Sri Jagannath Temple, Puri and sharing the same through his facebook account.

He was booked under Section 30(A)(4)(C) of Sri Jagannath Temple Act, 1954 and forwarded to the court.

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