Indian actress arrested for pickpocketing at international book fair

10:24 AM | 14 Mar, 2022
Indian actress arrested for pickpocketing at international book fair
Source: Rupa Dutta (Instagram)

MUMBAI – Indian actress Rupaa Dutta was arrested for allegedly pickpocketing in the Kolkata International Book Fair.

She was arrested on Saturday after a policeman caught her dumping a slew of moneybags in the dustbin during the event. 

Police recovered 65,760 Indian rupees from her possession and she was detained after she could not give a satisfactory answer about the money. 

During initial interrogation, she admitted that she was picking the pocket in the groundfair. Police said that the actress had been involved in such activities in the past. 

According to Hindustan Times, a case under section 379/411 of the Indian Penal Code has been started against the actor as per the complaint of sub inspector Jayanya Nath Saha of Bidhannagar North police station. 

"The fact of the case, in brief, is that in course of performing R.T. duty on 12.03.2022 at 17.15 hrs, he (the SI)had been to Kolkata Book fair and found a chaos going on at the said fair. On intervening, he found that the aforesaid lady was stealing money from a purse. Accordingly, she was arrested and on search several purses containing money amounting Rs. 65,760 was found. On ask she failed to produce any reason for having many purses with her," Police said.


Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 4 March 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar in the open market on March 4, 2024 (Monday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.3 for buying and 282.45 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 302.5 for buying and 305.5 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 354 for buying, and 359 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.3 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.5.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 4 March 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.3 282.45
Euro EUR 302.5 305.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354 359
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.3 77
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.5 75.3
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 737.97 745.97
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209.2
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.23 40.63
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.1 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 901.62 910.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.49 59.09
New Zealand Dollar NZD 168.97 170.97
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.54 26.84
Omani Riyal OMR 725.68 733.68
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.13 27.43
Swiss Franc CHF 314.07 316.57
Thai Bhat THB 7.74 7.89


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