Police have arrested a 54-year-old Bangladeshi woman for begging for alms.
The woman was caught near the money exchange offices near the Mubarakiya Market. It was shocking to find KD 1,700 in possession of the woman who claimed the money was proceeds from begging.
The ‘beggar’ who was reported absconding by her sponsor has been handed over to the Criminal Investigations Department to prepare her deportation.
Source: Arab Times