Saudi man divorces wife over neglected Whatsapp messages

A man from Saudi recently divorced his wife for ignoring his messages on Whatsapp despite being an avid smartphone user.

ANI| Last Updated: Nov 18, 2014, 20:17 PM IST

Dubai: A man from Saudi recently divorced his wife for ignoring his messages on Whatsapp despite being an avid smartphone user.

According to local news site Al Weam, the husband, who is in his 30s, said that his wife spent most of her time on the phone to the point that she neglected looking after their home and taking care of their child, the Telegraph reported.

The man sent her messages on Whatsapp and knew she had read them because of the latest update on the application.

The husband decided to divorce his wife answered that she was too busy talking with her friend to answer his calls or his messages.