(HINDUSTAN TIMES) A 55-year-old Indian woman allegedly had her hand chopped off by her Saudi employer after she complained about work conditions, prompting India on Friday to demand strict action by Saudi Arabia on the “unacceptable” incident.
Kashturi Munirathinam’s hand was allegedly chopped off when she tried to escape from her employer’s home in Riyadh on September 29, said her sister S Vijayakumari.
Munirathinam went to Riyadh to work as a domestic help three months ago. “When she tried to escape harassment and torture, her right hand was chopped off by the woman employer. She fell down and sustained serious spinal injuries,” Vijayakumari said.
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