Beggars Could Be Corona Spreaders Says Chandigarh Administrators


On Sunday, A senior official in Chandigarh urged residents of the Union Territory not to give money to beggars on street stressing they might be spreaders of Coronavirus.

He stated that when the local administration puts these beggars to shelter homes, they run away to make money from streets and they cannot be put behind bars since beggary is not a crime.

On Twitter, Manoj Parida, Advisor to Chandigarh Administrator, said, "Appeal to Chandigarh residents not to give money to beggars who rush to you at traffic points. They could be corona spreaders.