- A video of an OFW in Saudi Arabia, who was desperately pleading for help, went viral on Facebook
- The OFW, who was filming herself, said that she was being abused by her employer
- She asked netizens to help her contact her family members in the Philippines
Another video of an OFW in Saudi Arabia desperately asked for help after being abused by her employer. The woman was filming herself while she was at the police station.
She called the attention of her family in the Philippines and told them that her employer hit her in the face. According to the abused woman,the employer was asking her to provide money.
She wrote in the video's caption: "tulungan niyo ko pls.parang awa nyo na po..wala po akung net kaya d aq makahingi ng 2long pls..kaya lang ako naka connect s fb dahil tumakas ako s bahay ng amo ko di nila alam lumabas ako..pls pakitawagan po yng tatay ko pakisbe po yng kalagayan ko sinaktan ako ng sir ko at tnatrato nla ako n parang hayop!"
(Help me please, I'm begging you. I do not have internet connection that's why I cannot ask for help. I just escaped from my employer's house. They do not know that I sneaked out. Please contact my father, inform him about my situation. My employer hurt me, they treat me like an animal.)
She asked the netizens to help her contact the Philippine embassy in Saudi so that she could come back home in the country. She posted the contact numbers of her family and asked netizens to inform them about her situation.
Some netizens extended help and tried to contact the numbers. Here are some of concerned netizens replies:
Redford Aveo: “Sorry serado lahat number binigay mo kabayan, kawawa ka naman sana mag taxi ka at punta ka sa philippine embassy kung saan ka ngayon sana ligtas ka sa anumang kapahamakan. Ipag dasal natin ang kababayan natin......”
Lynwhy Birao Bira: “Nkausap nmin ung kptid m..wla nmang kming mggwa kc nsa turkey k pla. Kmi nandto s Saudi.....just pray nlg n magiging ok k.. God bless..”
Volvo Pepito: “Nakausap kuna magulang nya dto sa jeddah alam na nila tinawagan ko kanina tapos ung babae nasa Turkey pala sila nag bakasyon ang problema wala silang contact sa Facebook lang”
The video has already been viewed more than 64,000 times with more than 5,000 shares on Facebook. - Kami Media