A young man was arrested for allegedly vandalising a Hindu temple in Karachi’s Eidgah, Dawn newspaper quoting police reported.
City SSP Sarfraz Nawaz told the newspaper that Waleed, 25, entered Narayan Mandir located in Nayayanpura and hammered an idol (moorti). Enraged people gathered while he was still inside the temple, got hold of him and gave him a beating.
The SSP said police reached the temple and took the suspect into custody. A hammer was recovered from him. He said an FIR was registered against Waleed and an investigation was under way.