Karachi - Three Hindu temples in Sindh have been desecrated, drawing strong protests from the community after which police arrested five persons in connection with the attacks, reported a private TV channel.
Unknown men entered three Hindu temples in the Kot Ghulam Mohammad area near Mirpurkhas and smashed the idols of Hindu deities,” SSP Jam Zafarullah said on Thursday. “The temples of Shiv, Khaitpar and Khusshal Puri were attacked,” he said.
The attacks prompted a strong reaction from the Hindu community who demanded the arrest of the culprits.
“The police used sniffer dogs to track down the accused from the area and five of them were under arrest,” he said. “They belong to the local Kohli community and are residents of a nearby village.”