A 22-year-old woman named Nirmala Pandit nabbed a chain snatcher Ravi Sharma, 28, who was escaping after snatching her chain in Aerodrome area on Friday. Saluting the bravery of the young woman, the DIG-Indore Rakesh Gupta announced Rs 10,000 reward for Nirmala.
New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed the appeal of a man, who had challenged the one year jail term awarded to him for snatching a woman's gold chain in 2002, and modified the sentence to rigorous imprisonment, observing that such incidents required stern action.
The Left opposition in the Kerala assembly Tuesday picked holes in the security at the Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, where fabled treasures were recently discovered, as several chain snatching incidents have come to light.
Incidents of chain snatching and
robbery appear to be increasing in the National Capital Region
(NCR) this year with statistics showing a rise in the rate of
such crimes per month as compared to last year.