May 11, 2021, 1:52 am
Shameem Reza Dafrul, Gobindaganj (Gaibandha): Police recovered a 83-kg idol of Bishnu at Gobindaganj in Gaibandha on Friday night. The black stone statue of Vishnu is 40 inches high and 19 inches wide.
It is learned that the workers found a black stone idol of Bishnu at Aligram in Gobindaganj Upazila’s Shakhahar Union on Friday evening. Puts. Upon receiving the news, ASI Anwar Hossain of Boiragihat Investigation Center raided the house of Amirul in Ali village around 2 am on Friday and recovered the idol from under the ground and brought it to the police station.
Gobindganj Police Station Officer-in-Charge AKM Mehedi Hasan confirmed the matter and said the recovered Bishnu idol would be deposited at the Mahasthan Archaeological Museum subject to court permission.