A hail of banknotes rained down onto the streets of a working class neighbourhood in Hong kong on Saturday, sending bystanders into a frenzy.
Wong Ching-kit, a 24-year-old man claiming to be crypto currency entrepreneur, was arrested for throwing cash worth Rs. 18 lakh from the top of building in Hongkong. Police said the stunt severely affected public order and it took them 35 minutes to restore order. Bferoe the incident, Wong posted on Facebook that he wanted to ‘help poor by robbing the rich’.
Video of the incident shows thousands of HK$100 notes fluttering to the ground after being tossed from the top of a residential building in Sham Shui Po district. Prompting eager citizens to grab the bills while others filmed the dramatic moment.
The ‘money rain’ stunt was live-streamed on the firm’s Facebook page on Saturdey at about 2.45 pm.
The man who was believed to behind the stunt was arrested on Sunday far causing disorder in a public place, according to Hong Kong police.