In a shocking incident an Indonesian maid pours drainage acid on a three year boy Omar Yousuf Al Wafi. According to Omar’s parents Omar was playing with his ten year old brother and during that the brother playfully drew on Omar’s face with markers. The maid was called out to wash Omar’s face. She took the little boy in the toilet and suddenly Omar started shrieking and crying out for help. When Omar’s mother Amina rushed to the toilet on hearing his cries she saw black smoke rising from his body. The maid at that moment quickly said that Omar himself had poured acid on himself.
Omar was immediately rushed to the hospital where he related that the maid had poured the acid on him. The maid was immediately arrested and while interrogation confessed her crime. The boy’s family stated that they had never ill treated the maid or had ever abused her. Infact the maid had demanded a raise in her salary and even that was granted. But the maid’s visa was about to get expired in a month and she had been repeatedly asking the family to extend her visa. The doctors who are treated Omar have reported his condition critical stating that he had suffered third degree burn and that the boy would have to go through plastic surgery. Kiran Kidwai – International desk, NMTV