KSrelief Continues Implementing Water Supply and Environmental Sanitation Project in Hajjah Governorate, Yemen    Kuwait schools expected to resume on Oct. 4    GPCA adopts new initiative for members in Arabian Gulf    Firework cache found at devastated Beirut port    Iran's COVID-19 death toll tops 24,000    UAE conducts 103,124 tests, detects 809 cases    India overtakes US in global corona recoveries    National Day festivities to include fashion show    KSrelief launches 2nd phase of Taiz prosthetic center    Saudi Press: Saudi Arabia Exerts Unremitting Efforts for Sustainability of Oil Market Balance    Number of UN Humanitarian Organization Officials Thanks Saudi Arabia for Its Support to Yemen    Weather Forecast for Saturday    GCC Secretary General Welcomes Statement Issued by Ministerial Group on Yemen    S. Korea Urges ADB to Step Up Efforts for Transformation in Post-Pandemic Era    Wydad appeal over CAF 2019 Champions' final dismissed by CAS    KSrelief inaugurates final stage of dialysis center at Beirut's Al-Makassed Hospital    Invesco's multi-factor strategy helps manage climate risk in investment portfolios    Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 30.26 million, death toll at 945,533    SWIFT announces a new strategy for instant, frictionless payments and securities processing    Riyadh rises 18 places to 53rd rank in global list of smart cities    ECZA Concludes Golden Sponsor Role for New World Model    Ulissi cruises to sprint victory in Luxembourg Italian reclaims race leadership heading into final day    King Salman, Crown Prince congratulate Nepalese president on Constitution Day    EU wants to buy more COVID vaccines    Saudi Hospital Obtains HACCP Certification    Global Coronavirus Cases Surpass 30 Million, Reuters tally    Gaviria wins Giro della Toscana; Philipsen 2nd in Luxembourg    Zahraa, a Saudi graduate in media, follows her passion in car décor job    Diabetes in Saudi Arabia: Prevalence, Prevention, and Progress    Ace Travel to sponsor JCA Saudi Cup    ITF unveils a historic rebrand of Fed Cup The global women's team tournament is renamed the 'Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas'    GFH supports children with cancer's educational achievements    Completion of the Privatization of the First & Third Flour Milling Companies    Saudi Youths Transfer Saudi Arabia's Culture via Animation Production    Saudi Scholarship Program to Promote Football Talents, abroad, Co-sign Accord with Spanish Real Sociedad    French Open to allow 11,500 fans per day between the three show courts    Saudi Films' Festival virtual Events Continued    Saudi Taekwondo Team Win 3-Medal, in Arab 1st virtually Held Championships    Saudi Films' Festival Events Continue, amid Wide-Scale Cultural Participation    Mediation center contributes to 22% decrease in divorces    Saudi Films' Festival Kicked off, in its 6th Edition    Saudi woman seeks to restrain wealthy hubby from remarrying    India's top minister Amit Shah tests positive for coronavirus    Azra Aly, South African pilgrim: ‘The beginning of the rest of my life'    Eid Al-Adha Prayer Performed at the Grand Holy Mosque    Pilgrims Perform Dhuhr and Asr Prayers in Arafat Holy Site    Senior Scholars Council Issues Decision No. 246 Regarding Attendance of Friday Prayer and Prayers at Mosques in a Case of Spread of Epidemic or Fear of its Spread    Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Addresses Citizens and Muslims on Eid Al-Fitr    







Thank you for reporting!
This image will be automatically disabled when it gets reported by several people.





Male Saudi nurse stabbed to death in Riyadh
Published in The Saudi Gazette on 12 - 08 - 2020

RIYADH — Abdul Karim Al-Mutairi, a Saudi nurse, had a brutal end while performing duty at the hands of a mentally deranged person here on Tuesday afternoon.
Al-Mutairi, his cousin said, was stabbed to death as he arrived at the patient's home to provide psychiatric home health care service.
Al-Mutairi, a specialist nurse at the Mental Health Administration Complex in Riyadh, did not know that his end would be at the hands of a psychiatric patient while providing him with home treatment service. The family of Al-Mutairi received a call from the hospital informing about his death.
"Al-Mutairi called the father of the patient before reaching home for the provision of treatment. When he reached the premises, the father informed him that his sick son was alone at home," Al-Mutairi's cousin said adding that when he entered home to give a therapeutic dose, the patient attacked him with a knife, inflicting him several stabs that claimed his life on the spot.
The 28-year-old Al-Mutairi, who is survived by three young daughters, was known for his love of goodness, kindness, generosity and virtuous morals, the cousin recalled. He demanded that there should be a medical staff along with the nurse during such visits to home of psychiatric patients to protect them from harm. The patient confessed to the police that he was intending to kill Al-Mutairi a month ago, the cousin claimed.
Meanwhile, the Administration of Mental Health Complex in Riyadh mourned the death of Al-Mutairi. The Riyadh Nursing Department also mourned his death.
"With all sorrow and sadness, the Nursing Department in Riyadh mourns the death of nursing specialist in the Home Health Care Department Abdul Karim Al-Mutairi, who was killed while performing his work in home health care, and we belong to God and to Him we shall return," the department said in a statement posted in its Twitter account.
Several social media users also mourned through the hashtag # Abdul Karim _ Al-Mutairi, describing him as a man of good manners, and condemned the murder, saying that he was killed treacherously.


Clic here to read the story from its source.