Thieves have set a scrum into Male Mahadeshwara Temple situated at Alambur in Nanjangud taluk and made away with the money from the offering box.
The thieves have allegedly gained access to the temple by breaking open the lock. The culprits also carried out the box, broke open it and took out all the money from it leaving behind the box outside the temple.
A complaint has been registered at Nanjangud Rural Police Station. Investigations are on. -KS