2 Filipino maids in Kuwait accused of spilling hot water on toddler

/ 08:49 PM March 09, 2016

Two Filipino housemaids in Kuwait have been accused of pouring hot water on a 2-year-old child, the Arab Times has reported.

Citing a report from Al-Rai Daily, the Arab Times said the father of the toddler had filed a complaint with the Adan police station after the accused Filipinos escaped from their house.


The report said the Kuwaiti man submitted a medical report showing his daughter had sustained second-degree burns.

The Arab Times said the police were now looking for the Filipinos.


INQUIRER.net sought comment from the Department of Foreign Affairs, but it has yet to respond as of writing. YG/RC

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