Woman who beat infant held in Jaffna | Daily News

Woman who beat infant held in Jaffna

The woman who inhumanely beat her infant son, as witnessed in a video currently circulated in social media, was arrested yesterday morning in Jaffna. Police Media Spokesperson DIG Ajith Rohana said the beating was carried out by a 24-years-old woman from Navaldi area in Ariyalai, Jaffna. The infant was taken under police custody for his future care and attention, DIG Ajith Rohana said.

It was revealed that the arrested woman had arrived in the country with the infant over a month ago from Kuwait.

Police initiated an investigation into this brutal act of the woman after video footage on social media brought the incident to light.