Over US$20k has been raised to help cover the medical expenses of a local woman whose husband attacked her with a machete on Tuesday.
A fundraising page was set up for the victim of the gruesome assault, identified in news reports as Ni Putu Kariani, on crowdfunding site, GoFundMe. The page, launched on Thursday, has collected US$20,761 of its US$100k goal, as of writing time.
“I was shocked and horrified to hear this morning that my housekeeper and friend Putu Careen was involved in a domestic altercation a few nights ago in Canggu, which resulted in her having both of her feet sawn off with a machete, in front of her two young children, by her husband,” wrote the fundraising page’s admin, Rohan Leonardo.
While it was not immediately apparent if both of Kariani’s feet were lost by her husband’s hand, the machete assault