Tuesday, 17 October 2017 06:00 GMT
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Saudi: 188 beggars held in EP

(MENAFN - Arab News) Col. Ziad Al-Ruqaiti, spokesman for Eastern Province police, said Saturday that 188 beggars have been arrested to date this year.



He pointed out that women constituted 48 percent of the beggars arrested, whereas children accounted for 38 percent and men 14 percent.



Al-Ruqaiti said that 44 percent of those arrested for beggary were non-Saudis
Saudi: 188 beggars held in EP