Auto driver honesty draws praise


Bhadrachalam (Kothagudem): A gesture of honesty by an autorickshaw driver who returned a bag containing valuables is drawing praise, at Sarapaka in Bhadradri Kothagudem district.

According to Burgampahad SI Venkatappaiah the autorickshaw driver Vannam Ganesh returned gold ornaments worth Rs 1.5 lakh which was left behind in his vehicle by two women passengers, whose identity was not yet known.

It was said the women travelled in Ganesh’s autorickshaw to reach their home at Sarapaka and had forgotten their bag containing the ornaments.

Ganesh who went to Bhadrachalam for some repair work found the bag and rushed back to Sarapaka and returned the bag. The SI who learnt about this appreciated the driver for his honesty and gave him a cash reward.