Puri: Unidentified miscreants last night looted eight metal idols and ornaments from Jayadurga Thakurani temple at Nuagaon near Sakhigopal area under Satyabadi block in Puri district.
The matter came to light this morning when the priest of the temple opened the gate of the temple and found the lock of the main door broken. He informed the matter to the police.
On being informed, a police team reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter. The police have registered a case while efforts are on to nab the absconding.