Video of Saudi man mocking the abaya goes viral

The video showed a man wearing a traditional Saudi Dress and headgear meet a woman inside a living room and tell her to remove her abaya saying the time of abaya is over and this is the time of entertainment.

The video was filmed in Riyadh and the man was also seen kissing the hand of the woman.

The woman is a Jordanian fashion model

The woman who appeared in the video is a Jordanian Fashion model whereas the man's identity is yet not disclosed but it is clear that he is a Saudi national. Above all, both are accused of violating public morality and Islamic values.

Arrest orders are issued

Saudi online newspaper Ajel reported that the Governor of Northern Region Prince Faisal Bin Khaled ordered to arrest of the man who appeared in the disgraceful video. 

Although the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is transforming the ultra-conservative nation whoever tries to violate moral and religious values will be punished according to the mentioned legal punishments.

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No need to wear an Abaya

In a previous statement, the crown prince of Saudi Arabia Prince Mohammed bin Salman has said that women are not required to wear an Abaya in public if they are wearing a modest dress. After this statement, many women in Saudi Arabia have been opting for this option.

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Steve has been living in Saudi Arabia since 2013 and writing about Saudi rules, regulations, guides, and procedures since then.