Mangaluru, Oct 20: Kudroli Gokarnanatha Temple Committee has lodged with city police commissioner P S Harsha demanding action against accused those who spread fake news on social media about the temple’s chief patron B Janardhana Poojary.
Temple committee treasurer R Padmaraj said, “Miscreants have been spreading fake news that Poojary is no more, and that Poojary is critical and hospitalised.”
Following this, many well-wishers and journalists have enquired about the same. The miscreants have been spreading false news and creating confusion among Poojary’s relatives and supporters,” Padmaraj said, and urged the city policy commissioner to take appropriate action against the accused.
Temple demands action against those spreading Poojary’s ‘death rumours’