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Karnataka Police arrest man who dressed up as Hindu deity at wedding

The Free Press Journal | 05/02/2022 11:07 AM | Click to read full article

A man who allegedly hurt the religious sentiments of Hindus during a Muslim wedding ceremony by dressing up as a Hindu deity has been arrested, Dakshina Kannada district police said. 

Bashith was seen wearing a cap made of an areca nut plant and dressed up like Koragajja-a demigod revered in Tulu Nadu in a video that went viral on social media. The accused along with his friends were seen dancing in a video during the marriage procession.