Khalid bin Mohsen Shaari the Saudi Arabian man who weighs 1345 pounds (610 kg) is currently undergoing obesity treatment. King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia intervened to help the man who has become one of the fattest people in the world be able to walk on his own again.
The king ordered Khalid bin Mohsen Shaari, be transferred from the Southern border province of Jazan to the country’s capital Riyadh to undergo treatment.
Khalid Mohsin Shaeri has been unable to leave his bedroom for the past two and a half years, Reuters reported.
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah intervened in the case, ordering Khalid to be taken to the capital, Riyadh, for specialist obesity treatment, the Saudi Press Agency reported
Part of Khalid’s home, in the region of Jazan, was demolished so that he could be brought down from the second floor down to the aircraft to take him to hospital.
His cousin, Naser Makke told journalists that he has just been waiting for such a moment.