Gujranwala police launch crackdown on beggars

Oct 31, 2017

GUJRANWALA: District police launched an operation against beggars with many beggars sent to DHQ Hospital for medical checkup. Police spokesman said that there were many complaints about the increasing number of beggars in the city while many of them were also involved in criminal activities. It was due to this reason that district police CPO gave directions to start a campaign against beggars.

Following a search operation, the beggars found to be disabled were shifted to DHQ Hospital for medical checkup. The spokesman further said that after receiving the medical reports, the beggars were sent to district jail.

(Daily Times)