Beggars come in different forms. Some fake injuries and pretend that they are desperate enough to evoke sympathy from the public and get money while others pretend to be new and lost in the city. Some are kidnapped and forced to beg, and yet others carry just a few months’ old kidnapped babies in their arms. There are also beggars who don’t accept anything less than five rupees.
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