Worst barbarism example Indian housemaid hand cut-off allegedly by employer in Saudi Arabia

Worst barbarism example Indian housemaid hand cut-off allegedly by employer in Saudi Arabia. Kasturi Munirathinam was working as a cleaner.

Her arm cut off, allegedly by her employer after she tried to escape.

An Indian housemaid Kasturi Munirathinam had her hand hacked off allegedly by her female employer in Saudi Arabia.

She tortured whilst working in Riyadh Saudi Arabia.

Worst barbarism example Indian housemaid hand cut-off allegedly by employer in Saudi Arabia.

Worst barbarism example Indian housemaid hand cut-off allegedly by employer in Saudi Arabia.

Kasturi Munirathinam originally from Indian had been earning £150 a month while working a cleaner for a household.

Since she started working in Riyadh, she said she tortured and deliberately deprived of food by her employers.

Her family said that when she tried to escape, her employer decided to punish her and cut off her hand.

When she tried to escape harassment and torture, her right hand chopped off by the woman employer.

She fell down and sustained serious spinal injuries,’ her sister, S Vijayakumari, told

The incident happened after she complained about torture and non-payment of wages by her employer.’ she said

Ms Munirathinam taken to hospital in Riyadh and her condition has now reportedly stabilised.

A video emerged, allegedly showing the moments after Ms Munirathinam attacked.

I pleaded with the lady not to harm me but she kicked me, punched me and cut off my arm. I want to go back home.

She angered after she apprised local officials about the harassment she facing there.

When she tried to escape the harassment and torture, her right hand was chopped off by the woman employer. She fell down and sustained serious spinal injuries,’ she said

Sushma Swaraj, India’s minister for internal affairs, tweeted about the woman’s plight in Saudi Arabia.

Worst barbarism example Indian housemaid hand cut-off allegedly by employer in Saudi Arabia.

Chopping of hand of Indian lady – We very much disturbed over the brutal manner in which Indian lady treated in Saudi Arabia,’ she wrote.

Indian housemaid hand cut off worst example of barbarism in Saudi Arabia.

It thought Ms Munirathinam sought work in Saudi Arabia to help earn money for her husband and four children in India.

Indian foreign ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup has spoken out against the attack on the Indian woman.

Telling the Indian Express that India had launched an investigation into the attack and will ‘continue to seek justice for the victim’.

Our embassy in Riyadh has taken up the matter with the Saudi Foreign Office and asked for strict action in the matter and severe punishment for the sponsor,’ he said.

He said a case of attempted murder should lodged against the sponsor ‘so that he punished, if found guilty as per law.