Arjunan, Deputy Superintendent of police, Thanjavur, presented a cash award of Rs. 1,000 to Udesh (17), son of Shanmugham of Dwaraganagar on Medical College Road, for chasing and nabbing a man who snatched a gold chain from a woman and tried to escape on Monday. The police said that Mohammed Faris (28) of Meemeesal in Pudukottai district came to a shop run by Solaiyammal (80) in Shivaji Nagar. After having a cold drink, he allegedly snatched two sovereigns gold chain of Solaiyammal and tried to escape. Udesh who was on the spot, chased Faris and caught him and handed him over to the police. The Deputy Superintendent of Police presented cash award to Udesh. — Special Correspondent

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