Mysuru, December 6:- A chain snatcher was caught red-handed while attempting to snatch a woman’s gold mangalsutra near ESI Hospital in the city.
The chain snatcher, Manoj, 35, a native of Gajanur in Chamarajanagar, tried to snatch the chain of one Chandrakala. He approached her on the pretext of asking address and tried to snatch her 60 gram gold mangalsutra. An alert Chandrakala screamed for help when he attempted to snatch the chain. The passersby who heard the woman’s scream for help immediately swung into action and caught the man, and handed him ovr to the police.
VV Puram Police have registered a complaint. (KS, NGB)