KUWAIT CITY: (HRNW) An Indian nurse has been arrested in Kuwait for allegedly beating up an elderly Kuwaiti woman and breaking her leg.
According to a local media report, the nurse was arrested after the victim’s son filed a complaint with the police.
The nurse, who is employed by a private nursing home, was hired to take care of the elderly mother. The victim has been admitted to the Al Razi Hospital.
The reports, however, shared no more details on the reasons which led to the unfortunate incident as the nurse was referred to Public Prosecution.
The case has caused an uproar on social media with users expressing their anger at the nurse, and demanding to know the reasons for such an inhuman act.
It is pertinent to mention here that even before this incident, the Kuwaiti authorities had planned to lower the number of expats working in public sector.