Temple priest suspended for posting abusive coment against Devaswom minister
Kasaragod: The head priest of a temple has been suspended for posting an abusive Facebook status against Devaswom minister Kadakampally Surendran.
Madhavan Namboodiri, the head priest (Melsanthi) of Kasaragod Madiyan Koolom temple under Malabar Devaswom Board, was suspended by the trustee of the temple.
The priest had posted a Facebook status in an abusive language that personally humiliated the minister. The temple trustee informed that action was taken against the priest on Thursday morning.
The priest’s offensive Facebook post was a response to the statements made by the minister in connection with the arrest of BJP leader K Surendran at Nilakkal.