Karachi police have reprimanded a man for stealing mobile phones during a Muharram procession in Karachi’s Orangi Town.

According to reports, the suspect identified as Farooq alias Tracker was caught by a crowd of people who beat him up before handing him over to the police.

The suspect confessed to his crimes and said that he used to sell the stolen phones for Rs 3,000 to Rs 5,000. He also admitted that he was working with a gang of six people.


An FIR has been registered and police are investigating the case.