Butwal, Aug. 27: Police have arrested three persons for stealing the four donation boxes of Shiva Jyotrilinga Bolbamdham Temple located at Municipality-5 in Rupandehi district. Chair of Temple Management Committee Ramwali Chaudari said that four donation boxes were stolen from the temple premises on Tuesday evening and were found emptied the same night.
The issue came to light after local Punya Yadav inquired about Rajesh Yadav, the main partner in crime, who was about to flee after bagging the stolen cash. The police arrested Ramu Chaudhary and Ram Awadh Chaudhary along with Rajesh Yadav. All three are in police custody. Police Inspector Dhruba Prasad Silwal said that Rs 13,000 in cash was recovered from Rajesh this morning.