MP Abu Hamed calls for toughening penalty for begging

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 11:35 GMT

He said that the penalty for begging in public places reaches a maximum of two months, while using a child in begging raises the penalty to three to six months.

Making a livelihood out of begging

Wed, 27 Jun 2018 - 11:20 GMT

“I know what you think, I should be working, but why should I work when begging makes me more money.”

Police arrests man using his 11 children, others’ in begging

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 - 12:04 GMT

A man, 52, was arrested for exploiting his 11 children in begging along with his wife, and five others’ children as well.

Forced begging drives child to suicide

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 - 02:02 GMT

A 12 year-old child committed suicide in Al-Haram after his father forced him to go begging with him. The local prosecution authority investigated the case.