BEG­GARS MOVED AHEAD OF GLOBAL BUSI­NESS EVENT

Edmonton Journal - - WORLD -

HY­DER­ABAD, IN­DIA Au­thor­i­ties in the south­ern In­dian city of Hy­der­abad are round­ing up beg­gars ahead of a visit by Ivanka Trump for an in­ter­na­tional con­fer­ence.

Over the past week, more than 200 beg­gars have been trans­ported to sep­a­rate male and fe­male shel­ter homes lo­cated on the grounds of two city pris­ons.

Au­thor­i­ties have been strictly en­forc­ing a beg­ging ban on the city’s streets and in other pub­lic places.

Later this month, Trump is sched­uled to be one of the fea­tured speaker at the Global En­trepreneur­ship Sum­mit in Hy­der­abad, which will also be at­tended by In­dian Prime Min­is­ter Naren­dra Modi.

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