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Hindu temple vandalized and saffron flag taken down in riot-hit Leicester in UK

The vandalism incident took place amid communal tensions between Hindu and Muslim groups following an Asia Cup match last month in which India defeated Pakistan.

Leicestershire Police's response on the note of disaster happened in East Leicester, Twitter.

A Hindu temple was vandalized and a saffron flag outside it was pulled down by unidentified people in East Leicester in the United Kingdom. The Leicestershire Police has initiated an investigation after a video of the incident surfaced online.

In a video that has gone viral on social media, a man clothed in black can be seen getting atop a building and pulling down a saffron flag amid hooting and cheering by a group of people.

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