With great sadness and amid wide interaction on social networking sites, the family of the Saudi girl, Tamara Abdul Rahman, saw her small body yesterday, Thursday, after a snake bite caused her death.
Meanwhile, the mother of the victim, who died at the age of 6, revealed some details of the accident, noting that her daughter died after being bitten by a poisonous snake. She added that Tamara entered the bathroom in her home with her father, and after a few seconds she screamed loudly, so the mother ran quickly and told her that a mouse had bitten her and ran away.
So the mother searched the place, but found nothing in the bathroom, then inspected the place of pain and found a scratch, and traces of a bite in another place close to the scratch.
I suddenly relapsed
In addition, she continued, saying:She immediately transferred her daughter to Abha General Hospital, to confirm the medical reports, that she was bitten by a snake.
She also indicated that the girl remained there in a stable condition until the early morning hours of last Wednesday, but she suddenly relapsed, and her health began to deteriorate and then her heart stopped, until she died yesterday, Thursday. She explained that her daughter did not suffer from any symptoms or complications, from leaving the house until arriving at the hospital, even her symptoms were normal.
The grave of the child Tamara after her burial
In addition, she stressed that the hospital provided everything possible for cardiac resuscitation, and the medical team took samples to conduct the necessary analyzes, to find out the cause and what type of poison, in the toxicology laboratory, until the results showed that it was cobra poison.
For his part, Muhammad Zuhair, one of Tamara’s relatives, said in a statement to “Al Arabiya.net” that the family bereaved of her daughter’s death received condolences from Prince Turki bin Talal, Governor of the Asir region, who visited their home to offer condolences.
It is noteworthy that Prince Turki bin Talal offered condolences to the stricken family, while interacting with the family’s grief, the pioneers of social networking sites, after the details of the tragic incident spread.