300 beggars rehabilitated as part of beggar-free city drive

Updated:3 weeks, 4 days ago IST

Hyderabad, Jul 22 (ANI): As the city vouches for beggar-free state, the Telangana Prisons Department is continuing its ‘beggar-free’ city drive. They have picked up 9000 beggars and put 300 beggars in rehabilitation centers. The beggars are provided with education and employment opportunities in those centers. Narasimha, IG, Prison Department said, “The motive of the prison department is to make Hyderabad beggar free city. We want to implement the programme throughout the country and the state. We want to make the vacant prison sections for rehabilitation centers of beggars. Two rehabilitation centers have been opened by us as of now.”

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