Unidentified persons had broken up and desecrated the 40 year old Karthar Statue ( Statue of Lord) which was located on the Parappukadanthan Main Road, in Aadkaaddy Velly , in the Manthai West Divisional Secretary’s area of Mannar District. When the people were returning from a Carol Service on Tuesday night it was notice by them that the statue had been damaged and they have informed the Parish Priest regarding the matter.
Visiting the spot immediately, the Parish Priest had inspected the damage ,informed the Bishop House, Mannar and had made complaint at the Adampan Police.
The Adampan police who had gone to the spot had made inquiries and collected evidences.
The area people had demanded that persons responsible for this vandalism should be arrested soon and brought before the Law.