A woman has reached out to the government in a bid to free her husband who is serving a prison sentence in Saudi Arabia after he was involved in an accident.
He has gone to Saudi Arabia as a driver and met with the accident in 2012 September. A man was killed during the incident.
His wife, Dilani Dulakshika from Morawaka in Matara, said that even when her husband is acquitted, the family of the deceased has demanded him to be killed.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has requested more information regarding the case from its Consular Unit.