Fri, Sep 04, 2015, 07:15 AM
Tense situation prevailed for some time with officials demolishing the Vinayaka temple at Laxminagar in Kothapet in Hyderabad on Thursday night. Locals expressed anger over demolition of temple with a bulldozer and shifting Vinayaka?s idol in a garbage-laden lorry. BJP leaders alleged that 200 police personnel arrived at Laxminagar and demolished the temple and arrested 30 persons, who tried to stop the demolition. A local resident alleged that Municipal Commissioner Srinivas Reddy personally supervised the temple demolition.