Rajanna-Sircilla: An employee of the Rajarajeshwara Swamy temple, Vemulawada, was found stealing Rs 9,000 ‘hundi’ amount on Tuesday.
Gikuru Devaiah, a watchman at Bheemeshwara temple, participated in the ‘hundi’ counting and left the counting centre halfway under the pretext of having some personal work. Suspecting that Devaiah was carrying something in his hand, security personnel checked him and found Rs 9,000. He was carrying 18 currency notes of Rs 500 denomination. Executive Officer Krishnaveni lodged a complaint with the police against Devaiah.