ANS Desk, Aug 14
A tension sparked in Chikkamagaluru district after unidentified miscreants allegedly throw flag of Socialist Democratic Party of India (SDPI) over the statue of Shankaracharya.
The incident that took place at Sringeri of Chikkamagaluru district on Thursday had created a tensed situation in the area.
Condemning the incident, BJP leaders have demanded immediate arrested of people in the act. Meanwhile, BJP and organisations representing the sentiments of Hindu community have submitted a memorandum demanding immediate probe in the incident and arrest of people indulged in the act.
Terming the act as an effort to provoke Hindus in the district, Hindu organisations alleged that constant efforts are being made in the district and its neighbouring area to provoke Hindus.