A beggar wrote a letter to the Sindh Police that traffic police in Saddar space enable solely their ‘favoured’ beggars beg within the space.
He adds that traffic police raise them to beg at less huddled areas wherever collection cash is tough.
He says that traffic wardens are stationed at identical intersection since years which they ought to be transferred.
Elaborating he says that only 1 explicit monkey-entertainer and his family will beg close to the Farid building.
Begging is punishable by up to 3 years in West Pakistan, however police and lawyers say convictions ar rare.
In 2011, the Lahore supreme court dominated that the govt. ought to strictly enforce laws to discourage “professional beggary,” started homes for the poor and improve charity disbursements.