She was responding to the allegations that a stranger entered the Durga temple on December 26 night and was alleged to have performed tantric worship. She said such False propaganda on the issue is unfortunate.
The EO explained that a person was taken for the help to clean the interiors of the temple. Action has been taken on the main pujari Badrinath Babu. She said she will review the security flaws in the temple.
Badrinath Babu, the chief pujari of the temple, said there is no truth in the allegations of Tantric worship in Durgagudi. In the early morning, he had the help of a helper for cleaning purpose. The man who came as a helper was also a priest in a temple in Krishna district and said that he is also taking pay from endowment dept. It is not right to drag EO in this affair.
While some section of media has reported that Tantric Prayers At Durga Temple For Lokesh?