The man who recorded the now-viral clip of him feeding a couple of Saudi riyals to a camel will be subject to penalisations, for numerous reasons.
The heinous act is being regarded not just by the public but legal experts as a crime where justice is a necessary outcome.
(Image Credits: Social Media/ Saudi Gazette)
The man can face prison time of up to 5 years
The man’s act had been recorded and went viral on social media. If caught, he can get fined a sum of SAR 10,000 for tampering with the Saudi currency and could face up to five years in prison.
Social media users, according to Saudi Gazette, were fuming at the act, calling it completely irresponsible. In the video, the man could be seen inserting a number of the Saudi riyals in a loaf of bread then feeding it to his camel.
People are calling on authorities to track the man down
Talaat Hafiz, chairman of the banking awareness committee, announced detest over the act and found that it was disrespectful to the national symbol of the Saudi currency.
Apart from this, several users also commented on the actual publishing of the video online (yet another crime) and the camel’s wellbeing.