137 child abuse cases reported to Gender in May

Gender Ministry has revealed that a total 278 cases were reported to the ministry in May; 137 of which were child abuse cases.

According to Gender Ministry's monthly statistics published by the ministry, a majority of the cases involving children were sexual and physical abuse cases.

As such, 31 such cases were reported to Gender Ministry in May.

Gender Ministry publicised the cases reported to the ministry in the month of May which involve child abuse, child neglect, family and custody cases, and bullying among others.