A woman assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of CISF, posted with Delhi Metro, caught a snatcher on Saturday at the New Delhi railway station.
A CISF spokesperson said the ASI was waiting for the Poorva Express at the New Delhi railway station when the incident took place.
“ASI Jigyasa was travelling to her hometown in Jharkhand. She was waiting for her train at platform 16 when a man snatched her bag and ran away. She immediately raised an alarm, chased the snatcher and overpowered him. Jigyasa took her bag back before handing the accused over to the railway police,” said the spokesperson.
The railway police said they are interrogating the accused and trying to find more details about his antecedents.