Gulf couple's 'indecent' video goes viral, arrested
Published on January 26, 2020 at 14.27
A Gulf couple have landed in hot soup over an 'indecent' video they posted online.
In a statement issued over the weekend, the Kuwaiti ministry of Interior said that a man and his wife were arrested for posting indecent videos on their social media accounts.
The ministry added that the department of criminal security had arrested them, and referred them to the concerned authority for further legal procedures.
Earlier, the video of the couple - identified as Sarah Al Kandari and Ahmed Al Enezi - had gone viral.
Earlier, the video of the couple - identified as Sarah Al Kandari and Ahmed Al Enezi - had gone viral. The video posted on Snapchat showed the husband stroking her wife's hair and hugging her from the back, local media reported.
'Authorities will take action against anyone violating the law and committing similar acts that negatively affect the society,' the ministry warned. The couple allegedly wanted to provoke followers on posting negative comments on the video so that they could then sue them for money.