A WhatsApp message that she had managed to send out and the efforts of the police from neighbouring Telangana came together to earn her astonishing rescue. The WhatsApp message was seen by Warangal collector Amrapali who passed it on to the police commissioner Sudheer Babu.
"I was moved to tears at her plight and had to do something. So I put our DCP Ismail on the job who has experience of dealing with such cases of agents duping women with lure of Jobs in Gulf," Sudheer Babu told NDTV.
"My mouth was tied and I had to survive drinking water inside the bathroom and also eating there itself," Subbalakshmi said.
Subbalakshmi said she had almost lost hope of seeing her family again but remembered what her daughter had said about the power of social media.
"What happened to me should not happen to anyone else. I had lost all hope... then I remembered what my daughter had said... WhatsApp... Facebook... Gmail... my daughter said the world would come to know if you put something on it," she said.
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