Riyadh, Oct 16: A seven-year-old girl has been beaten to death by her father. The young girl was killed as she dared to say that she did not love her father.
The incident took place in Saudi Arabia. The girl has been identified as Yara. She was beaten by an air condition hose and a cane.
Yara's parents got divorce recently. According to the divorce settlement, Yara was sent to live with her father for sometime.
However, Yara was not ready to go with her father, said the mother of the deceased.
It has been reported that the accused had asked Yara how much did she love him. The little girl did not love him and told the truth on his face.
Irked by Yara's response, her father started beating her with an air condition hose and a cane. Yara's mother said that her former husband allegedly hit and locked their daughter inside the bedroom.
Later when he entered the room, he understood that Yara's health condition was serious and he drove her to a nearby hospital.
However, Yara's health condition deteriorated and she succumbed to her injuries on the way to the hospital.
He drove her to the hospital upon seeing the condition she was in but the young girl succumbed to her injuries on the way to the hospital.
Yara's mother said that her daughter was unhappy when she was forced to leave for her father's place. She did not want to go there as she did not like her father.
Speaking about the shocking incident, Yara's mother was quoted as saying, "He used a hose that he snatched from the air-conditioning unit and beat her all over her body."