18/10/2016 4:07 PM IST | Updated 18/10/2016 4:42 PM IST

Man Attacks Woman With Sword In A Temple In Kolar

The accused has been arrested.

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In a shocking video doing the rounds on social media, a man in a temple in Karnataka attacked a woman with a sword.

According to news reports, the incident that occurred in Kolar's Lingeshwara Temple was captured on CCTV camera.

In the video, the accused, Santosh, is seen attacking Kumari, a member of the temple authority, several times with a sword.

The reason behind the brutal attack was an old rivalry between him and the victim's father.

Santosh, reportedly, has been arrested on charges of attempt to murder, while Kumari is still in the hospital.

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