Saudi driver beaten up after killing racing camel worth 1 million Riyals

01:45 PM | 5 Nov, 2015
Saudi driver beaten up after killing racing camel worth 1 million Riyals
BURAYDAH (Web Desk) - A driver was severely beaten up by local farmers just after he knocked over their camel was it crossed the road in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Al Harbi said he had thought the camel owner and his relatives, armed with sticks, hurried to rescue him before they started beating him, the Emirates247 reported.


“The owner said I killed his racing camel which was worth SR one million but it was not my mistake,” Harbi said, quoted by Ajel newspaper.

Harbi said he fled to a nearby school in the central Alqassim province, adding that the school manager called the police.

Ajel said tribal leaders intervened to resolve the problem before reaching the court.

The writer is a member of the staff.


Today Open Market Currency Rates - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Riyal - 23 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 23, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.7 for buying and 280.85 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 294.3 and selling rate is 297.9 while British Pound rate is 352 for buying, and 355.5 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75 and Saudi Riyal at 72.85.

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