Begging ban inside trains

Begging ban inside trains

October 16, 2015   03:23 pm


The Department of Railways has decided to impose a ban on begging inside trains with effect from November 01. 

Railways Commercial Superintendent Wijaya Samarasinghe said that the decision was taken after taking into consideration the problems faced by commuters due to beggars and pickpockets.

He stated that individuals who disregard the decision and continue to engage in begging inside train carriages will be handed over to the police. 

Disclaimer: All the comments will be moderated by the AD editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or slanderous. Please avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment and avoid typing all capitalized comments. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by flagging them(mouse over a comment and click the flag icon on the right side). Do use these forums to voice your opinions and create healthy discourse.

Most Viewed Video Stories