Child trafficker arrested in Matale

Child trafficker arrested in Matale

A suspect involved child trafficking has been arrested in Matale.

Preliminary investigations have shown that the suspect had sold at least 30 newborns to date.

The 47-year-old man was arrested following investigations launched by the Women and Child Bureau of the Police.

The National Child Protection Authority has confirmed that the suspect arrested in Matale is the Chairman of the CSC Nation Lanka organization Manjula Ukwatte.