Hyderabad: The South Zone Task Force sleuths on Monday arrested a pickpocket for committing theft from Afghan national. The police recovered 1,400 US Dollars and 5,000 Afghani currency worth about Rs One lakh in Indian currency from the possession of the accused.
Pickpocket held for robbing Afghan national
According to Task Force sleuths, Syed Mirwais Rahimi, a native of Afghanistan came to Hyderabad on December 29 along with his six year old son Faiaz for eye operation at L V Prasad Eye Hospital.
Along with Hussaini Alam Police they have apprehended the pickpocket Mirza Rahmath Baig (20) and recovered the entire cash intact from the accused. The accused was an old offender involved in similar offences under the limits of Chandrayanagutta and Begum Bazar.