Touchstone Vishnu idol recovered in Dinajpur
A touchstone idol of Lord Vishnu has been recovered from Kaharole upazila of Dinajpur district on Thursday night.
On information, UNO Monirul Islam alongwith Kaharole Police Station officer in-charge Md Ferdous Ali raided the house of Bandhan Chandra Roy at Baleya Purbo Para village under Rasulpur union and recovered the eight-kg idol.
OC Ferdous said Bandhan, a van puller by profession, had found the idol in a pond at neighbouring village while digging it. However, he concealed the matter and took it to his house.
It will be handed over to the Department of Archaeology, he added.