Indian maid was beaten, tortured and had her hand cut off in Saudi Arabia

An Indian maid said that her Saudi Arabian employer mistreated her for months and then cut her hand off.

Fifty five year old, Kashturi Munirathinam, left to Saudi Arabia three months ago to become a maid for a home in Riyadh.

After suffering beatings and torture Munirathinam tried to escape and her right hand was chopped off by her female employer.

Munirathinam told reporters the incident took place after a dispute over not paying her which was followed by her employer torturing her.

Witnesses took Munirathinam to a local hospital where she is said to be in a serious condition.

On top Munirathinam having her hand chopped off she said she also fell off of a balcony resulting in spinal injuries.

Indian media reported that police in Saudi Arabia arrested the employer however no details have been released about the suspect.


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