The internet is shook after watching the emotional breakdown of a young Kuwaiti boy.
Rayan’s mother, a social media influencer, shared live footage of her son to her Snapchat followers.
In the video, she tells her son his grandmother has passed away. And as his raw emotion evolves into a breakdown, she continues to record.
According to reports, the mother has been referred to a cyber-crime unit for the act and she could face between one to two years in jail, for degrading his feelings on a public forum, which is punishable by Kuwaiti law.
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As Rayan got more upset, she continued to film
شاهد.. الى اين وصلت الفاشينيستات !!
فاشينيستا تخبر ولدها بوفاة أمها «جدته» وتصور ردة فعله. pic.twitter.com/o7Cn0lsYPM
— ديوان الكويت ???????? (@aldew3n_q8) January 23, 2019
She recorded his breakdown live on Snapchat
The video has been watched thousands of times and shared across other social media platforms. And netizens jumping into the comments section on Twitter are not impressed with some saying she violated the rights of her own child and others labelling her cruel and heartless.
‘She violated the rights of her own child’
انتهاك لمشاعر هالطفل المسكين
— lady Nada (@Nada36544606) January 24, 2019
The case has been referred to Kuwaiti public prosecution
ادارة الجرائم الالكترونية في وزارة الداخلية تحيل فاشنيستا بالتعاون مع جمعية حماية الطفل إلى النيابة العامة بعد انتشار مقطع فيديو توثق فيه بكاءه بوفاة احد اقاربها. pic.twitter.com/daEHkVLDzN
— ديوان الكويت ???????? (@aldew3n_q8) January 24, 2019