Lt. Col. Ahmed Burqibah, deputy director of the Dubai police’s search and rescue team, confirmed the incident happened. “The dad had taken his wife and children to the beach for picnic and fun when suddenly, the 20-year-old girl started
drowning and screaming for help,” Burqibah said. Two rescue men rushed to help the girl. .
However, the man, due to his believe, considered that if these men touched his daughter, then this would dishonor her. The father was a strong and tall man. He started pulling and preventing the rescue men and got violent with them.
He told them that he prefers his daughter being dead than being touched by a strange man. The father has been arrested and now faces criminal charges,” said Lt Col Burqibah….. who blamed d 1987 American action film, “Death Before Dishonor” for d man’s decision……