Security up at Shiva temple

July 22nd, 2010 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS  

Ranchi, July 22 (IANS) Security has been strengthened at the famous Shiva temple in Deoghar in Jharkhand ahead of a 30-day festival starting July 26, police said Thursday.
During the festival, around four million people visit the Baba Baidyanath temple to offer holy water.

On Wednesday, a man was arrested in the temple with a knife.

“Hundreds of security personnel have been deployed around the temple.” Neyaz Ahmad, Jharkhand’s director general of police, told reporters.

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