Mr Makandar was working in the kingdom for nearly two years and had not visited home
An Indian migrant worker who made an emotional plea on social media about his working conditions in Saudia Arabia has been jailed, according to activists.
Abdul Sattar Makandar, a truck driver, made a video which shows him crying in desperation about his situation.
The video, posted to social media by Indian human rights activist Kundan Srivastava, was shared widely in India.
Human rights activists now fear for his life.
In his video, Mr Makandar says: “I have been in Saudi Arabia for the last 23 months, and have applied for leave to come home over five months ago.