The organisation has also sent a petition to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, demanding justice and reparation for the two women, who had been employed as domestic workers at the apartment of Majed Hassan Ashoor.
The women had their faces covered and were protected by several police officers on arrival at the Kathmandu airport. They were whisked away in a waiting van to a women's shelter, and did not speak to reporters.
Saudi Arabian diplomat Majed Hassan Ashoor — a First Secretary and deputy head of visa section in the Saudi embassy in Delhi, who is in his 50s and was accused of raping two women from Nepal, a in their 40s and 20s respectively, left India — without facing trial — on Wednesday night. By now, […]
The Saudi Embassy termed the allegations as “false” and protested the police “intrusion” into the diplomat’s house saying it was against “all diplomatic conventions”. The Saudi Arabian diplomat, who was charged with confinement and rape of two Nepalese women, tonight left the country. “We have learnt that the first secretary Majed Hassan Ashoor who was […]
India may consider expelling the Saudi diplomat accused of rape by two Nepalese women if the Saudi Arabian Embassy does not cooperate and let him be questioned by Gurgaon police, sources told The Indian Express. They added that the diplomat, who has been identified as Majid Ashoor, may also be declared “persona non-grata”, which is the […]
A diplomat from Saudi Arabia is among those booked for gangrape and wrongful confinement after two women — a woman, 44, and her daughter, 20, from Nepal — were rescued from his residence in Gurgaon after a raid on Monday night, police said. The women, who were hired as domestic help, were allegedly kept as […]