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 Two Emirati sisters and their Sri Lankan maid died in an accident on Maleha Road, United Arab Emirates(UAE) on Sunday morning, police said.

The sisters, identified as Amna Misbah, 27, and Iman Misbah, 21, died when their car collided with another car.

A police spokesman said the cause of the accident was overspeeding and not paying enough attention to the road. (Source: The Gulf Today)

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  • Sonia Tuesday, 07 August 2012 12:20 PM

    I dont have a son or brother and i am married widow can you send me moeny to live or give me a job in SL for LKR 45000.00 (AED 1500.00) i know only cooking and cleaning the house.

    kapa ta pissu Wednesday, 08 August 2012 11:04 AM

    People are aware of this and do not cross roads like jay walkers. Especially on highways. You cannot cross 10 lane highway with cars coming at + 120 kms speed. But some Asians try their luck n end up in their final destination. People obey rules here. The drivers stop cars when they see a pedestrian n Pedestrians don't just walked on crossing unless road is clear. Srilankans will never obey rules of the country.

    Hash Wednesday, 08 August 2012 04:23 AM

    For my experience i have been in UAE for couple of days.. Crossing the roads without crossing lines are more like suicide. Not like in sri lanka where you can cross from everywhere

    saudi Tuesday, 07 August 2012 11:07 PM

    hey civilized person in civilized country, we know wt. is happening in ur civilized country.

    senavi Tuesday, 07 August 2012 08:57 PM

    but our politicians and officials need dollars for their duty free imports

    Rajinder A Tuesday, 07 August 2012 08:21 PM

    First can we all feel sorry for 03 human being slosing their lifeeeees at such a young age ? they are someones children - and U.A.E.is a great country which looks after the people working or on holiday - Their leaders and excellent and so is their legal system. It is a civilised place unlike many of their immediate neighbours

    Nan Tuesday, 07 August 2012 02:09 PM

    There's a big difference between "killed" and "died"... very irresponsible of DM

    kapa ta pissu Tuesday, 07 August 2012 12:18 PM

    Atleast she will get compenciated by the UAE GOVT and accident diya money AED 250000/-, But surely she won't get any support from the embassy and her body will lie in a fridge for 3 months.

    Sonia Tuesday, 07 August 2012 12:17 PM

    ha ha ha ha its stone cutting age !!!!!!

    Sonia Tuesday, 07 August 2012 12:06 PM

    i belive that you are a muslim and are you dressing according to islamic laws dont talk bull......

    Sarneris Tuesday, 07 August 2012 03:07 AM

    Stop sending housemaids.

    Let the boys make the money.

    Saudi Tuesday, 07 August 2012 11:02 AM

    And women are respected in Sri Lanka too?...errr..don't think so - if women behaved and dressed right in Sri Lanka then we will have less rape for sure ! Think about it before saying Saudi laws are incrroect

    Arjay Colombo Tuesday, 07 August 2012 10:42 AM

    yes , family system breaking due to this

    balu Tuesday, 07 August 2012 09:19 AM

    are u still in da stone age?

    Lankan Tuesday, 07 August 2012 08:58 AM

    Women are respected in Dubai, unlike BS Saudi Arabia.

    Taqqiya Tuesday, 07 August 2012 03:52 AM

    Why were they driving without their male keeper? This is a mockery of sensible islamic laws.

    fathima Tuesday, 07 August 2012 03:26 AM

    May they rest in peace!

    Nodrog Tuesday, 07 August 2012 03:40 AM

    Will the employers compensate the maid's family? In the case of teenager Rizana even though the child's death was caused accidently they still insisted on the death penalty.

    Farzan Tuesday, 07 August 2012 03:15 AM

    Please give priority to the Lankan maid as she is the subject matter of this news. Alteast anyone who knows her will get the information.


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