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Police sources claimed that the district administration had replaced the vandalised statue with a new one within hours.
The disfiguring led to protests before it was pacified after an FIR was lodged against unidentified people and arrangements were made to bring a new statue from Aligarh.
The Bar Associations of Baghpat, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Saharanpur, Shamli, Noida and several other districts joined in the agitation.
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will unveil a 9-ft tall white marble statue of Dr B R Ambedkar in front of Mysuru Town Hall on Tuesday.
Police also said they have formed a 10-member team of villagers to ensure security for the statue.