PESHAWAR: Pickpockets in Peshawar deprived Chitral-based senior media person Gul Hamaad Farooqui of cash and a mobile phone.
He was travelling in a public transport vehicle from Saddar to Khyber Bazaar when the incident occurred.
Farooqui complained to the police station east in Peshawar that the pickpockets took away Rs20,000 and a costly mobile phone from him.
He requested the police to register a case and trace the culprits.
However, the police are yet to register a case and probe the matter, according to the complainant.