By Gandhya Senanayake & Krishan Jeewaka Jayaruk
The Sri Lanka Foreign Employment Bureau Chairman Kingsley Ranawaka is visiting Saudi Arabia to meet officials regarding the abuse suffered by L.T Ariyawathie, sources told Daily Mirror online.
Ariyawathie, a domestic maid, had 24 nails and pins inserted into her body by her Saudi employer. She underwent a major three hour operation on Friday to remove some of the nails that had been inserted and is now recovering.
Ranawaka, is also scheduled to meet Sri Lankan workers in Saudi Arabia and discuss issues facing Sri Lankan maids. (Daily Mirror online)