The National Child Protection Authority terms certain accounts of child abuse as depicted by media organisations are baseless.
Chairman of the NCPA stated that certain media institutions which carry reports regarding instances of child abuse do so devoid of confirming the veracity of such occurrences.
In the recent past reports regarding child abuse have spiked.
Chairman of the NCPA Anoma Dissanayeke noted that steps would be
taken to ascertain the veracity of such accounts.