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Rosy Akbar: Worrying Statistics Concerning The 4,860-plus Children Who Have Suffered Abused Over A Three Period

“We know that parental neglect and abuse can have negative effects on a child’s psychological well-being and ultimately their healthy development,” she said.
21 Nov 2022 16:00
Rosy Akbar: Worrying Statistics Concerning The 4,860-plus Children Who Have Suffered Abused Over A Three Period
Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Rosy Akbar. Photos: Ministry of Social Welfare, Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation

More than 4,860 children suffered from abuse and were victims of parental conflict between 2019 and 2021.

Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation Rosy Akbar said most of the children suffered psychological consequences of these deeds.

Ms Akbar said the statistics were worrying.

“We know that parental neglect and abuse can have negative effects on a child’s psychological well-being and ultimately their healthy development,” she said.

 

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