Amethi (UP), Sep 29 (PTI) Three people were detained on Saturday after members of Hindu organisations alleged desecration of pictures of some deities in Dadra village here, police said. Also Read - Woman raped by man on pretext of marriage

Station House Officer, Musafirkhana, Vishwanath Yadav said some people were performing a ‘prayer ceremony’ in front of the home of a person identified as Devi Dayal Gupta. Also Read - J&K: 72-year-old woman killed in wall collapse

The SHO said they detained Gupta and two others involved in the prayers to prevent any untoward incident. Police said nothing objectionable was found. Also Read - Man arrested with nearly 50 kg beef in Rajasthan

A probe is on in the matter, he said.

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