Kolkata: A chain snatcher was caught red handed by passengers inside a Shantipur bound local train at Bidhannagar Police station. Like every other day, the passengers were waiting to board the train when suddenly they were alerted by another fellow passenger screaming that her gold chain was snatched. The alert passengers caught the snatcher before she could get out of the moving train.
A gold chain was recovered from her possession. She was beaten up by the passengers after the recovery although she claimed that she had not stolen the chain.
The train’s driver and guard were informed about the incident and they rescued the guard who will be handed over to the GRP at Barackpore Police station.