Gujarat: statue of Mahatma Gandhi shattered in Amreli

AMRELI: a statue of Mahatma Gandhi Located on the lake in 's was shattered by some unidentified people on Friday night, police said.

The statue was installed in 2018 in a garden near a lake dug and embellished by the Dholakiya Foundation of the diamond baron based in Surat Savjibhai Dholakiya and presented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2017, an official said.

The incident happened last night. Efforts are being made to identify and catch the culprits. We have made a journal entry. This may be the work of people dissatisfied with the construction of the lake or by antisocial elements, said Deputy Inspector YP Gohil. from the Lathi police station.