Saudi Arabia girl has been arrested for hugging a singer Majid All Mohandes at a concert in the Saudi city of Ta’if
The Police who disclosed this on Saturday said the audience at the concert of Saudi-Iraqi singer was astonished on Friday night when the girl stormed the stage and hugged the celebrated entertainer, reports Gulfnews.
Meanwhile, the girl who was arrested has been placed in a girl care institution and will be referred to prosecution. Said a police spokesman said, according to Saudi news site Sabq.
The official added that “The girl had committed a deed incriminated in the anti-harassment act,”
According to Saudi Newspaper Okaz, the girl whose name and age was not disclosed could face up to two years in jail and a fine of 100,000 Saudi riyals, if convicted.
However, the girl’s behaviour has triggered an outcry on social media.