Mysuru, October 10:- Lakhs of people had gathered in the heritage city Mysuru to witness Jamboo Savari this Tuesday. Taking advantage of the mad rush, pickpockets had a field day.
Many people who could not personally go to police stations filed online police complaints on incidents of pickpocket. Around 25 complaints were filed at Devaraja Police Station, 15 at Lashkar Police Station and 8 at KR Police Station.
Some lost their wallets and some their cell phones. Police have classified the received complaints. Police are verifying the CCTV footages and are trying to trace the thieves.
Police have asked the public to be always careful about their valuables including cell phones, purse and ornaments. (MR/KS)