INDON MAID WHO WORKED IN S’PORE ARRESTED FOR JARKATA SUICIDE BOMB PLOT

The 27 year old Indonesian woman Dian Yulia Novi who was arrested for planning to mount a suicide bomb attack in Jarkata worked as a maid in Singapore in 2014.

She shared on local Indonesian TV that she was radicalised throught Facebook while working as a maid in Singapore. She would open the Facebook profiles of jihadists and collected articles or videos of extreme teachings from the internet.

During her stint as a maid in Singapore, she worked in a household with 3 young children and was an active Facebook user.

Dian was one of the culprits nabbed for plotting to suicide bomb the Jarkarta Presidential Palace with a 3 kg high grade rice cooker bomb.

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