Children’s home officer arrested for child abuse


girl-rapeThe Officer in Charge of the Kaithadi Shalom Children’s Home run by the Salvation Army was arrested yesterday (16) charged of sexually abusing 15 girls.

Fifteen girls between the ages 14-18 went missing from the Home in Kaithadi on Monday (15). It was alleged that the young orphan girls resorted to escaping from the Home following sexual abuse.

The Jaffna and Chavakachcheri police arrested the missing children. When the children were questioned they reveled the actions of the officer in charge of the children’s home.

Accordingly, the police raided the children’s home and arrested the alleged officer. The suspect is to be produced in the Chavakachcheri Court.