8 Dec Saudi Arabia agrees to reopen the case of a Sri Lankan maid sentenced to death by stoning for adultery, Sri Lanka officials say. 23 Dec The maid was originally given the sentence of being stoned to death after she was convicted in August of adultery with a fellow Sri Lankan migrant worker. Saudi authorities have reduced a Sri Lankan maid's sentence for adultery from death by stoning to a three-year jail term after. 27 Nov COLOMBO: Sri Lanka said on Friday it was calling on Saudi Arabia to pardon a domestic worker sentenced to death by stoning after she admitted committing adultery while working in the Arab nation. An official from Sri Lanka's Foreign Employment Bureau said the married year-old woman who was.