7 held with ancient Buddha statue

Rajendra Nath (2015). 7 held with ancient Buddha statue. eKantipur. 6 February.

Title 7 held with ancient Buddha statue
Publication Date 6th Feb 2015
Source eKantipur
Country Nepal
Region South and East Asia
Art type Sacred Art
Subject Theft, Arrest
Comments The statue is thought to be around 300 year old and police think they meant to smuggle the piece into India via Nepalgunj. Police say they are organised idol smugglers.
Link http://www.ekantipur.com/2015/02/06/national/7-held-with-ancient-buddha-statue/401340.html
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