A sensational report on Monday said that Princess Haya, who was the sixth wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum, had a secret affair with one of her British bodyguards. As per reports, Haya paid around Rs 12 crore to her lover to hide the two-year-long affair.
She also gave several costly gifts to her bodyguard ‘Russell Flowers’, including a Â£12,000 watch and vintage shotgun. Mail Online reported that Haya seduced the 37-year-old Russell Flowers and used her money to make sure that he always remain by her side.
“Russell’s wife believed he was seduced by the money and gifts. She gave him lots of expensive gifts and made sure that he was always by her side,” a friend of Russell’s wife told Mail Online.
The secret affair between Princess and Flowers got revealed during a High Court hearing between Haya and her 70-year-old estranged husband.
Russell Flowers served in the Princess of Wales Royal Regiment for five years. He started working full time for the princess in 2016 and accompanied her on many trips abroad. The affair ended Flowers’s four-year marriage as his wife was totally broken and she decided to divorce him