According to the police, a man on a motorcycle snatched the purse of a woman. The incident happened in Sector 37 D around 9.45am and no arrest has been made so far. Soon after the incident police officials reached to the spot to investigate the matter.
There has been a increase in the snatching incidents in the city in the last two weeks. While police have made some arrests, snatching incidents continue to take place in the city.On Monday evening, two incidents took place in RamDarbar and Sector 40. An officer said efforts are on to nab the people who are conducting these crimes in the city. On Tuesday, a snatcher was chased by the people present at a spot near Chandigarh Railway Station and successfully nabbed him. The snatcher was accompanied by two others who managed to run away.