Sexual abuse in KSA breaks Bangladeshi woman’s psyche

The return of Rubina Begum, a 22-year-old domestic worker revealed the horrendous details of her abuse at the hands of her employers in Saudi Arabia which has left her mentally disturbed. Hailing from Bongaon village, Islampur union 9 of Kamalganj, Moulvibazar, Rubina, wife of Ful Miah was admitted to Mukti Medical hospital in Srimangal on […]

175 Bangladeshi workers return home from Saudi Arabia

Some 175 Bangladeshi workers returned home from Saudi Arabia on Sunday night amid a crackdown on undocumented workers there. A flight of Saudi Airlines SV-804 carrying the Bangladeshi workers landed at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 11:07 pm, said Shariful Hasan, program head of Brac Migration Programme. The authorities concerned of Wage Earners Welfare […]

Saudi Arabia: 18 more Bangladeshi female migrant workers return with tales of horror

Saudi Arabia: Kabirun Nahar sat on a luggage trolley as she got out of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka yesterday. She had nothing with her bearing signs of her life overseas. However, her right leg was bandaged from above the ankle to her toes, the doing of her Saudi employer. “I don’t know how […]