‘Puja’ at Gangotri shrine suspended for half a day over recent gang-rape and killing of minor girl

The ‘puja’ rituals performed at the Gangotri shrine were suspended by the priests for a half a day, on Monday, as a mark of protest against the recent gang-rape and killing of an 11-year-old girl from a village in Uttarakhand’s Uttarkashi district, under which also falls the Gangotri shrine.

Aug 21, 2018, 10:58 AM IST

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