Human Rights Commission of the Maldives

Five minors of Gdh. Nadella brought under State care

Published on 09-03-2015

Five minors of Gdh. Nadella were taken under State care on March 8, 2015, following a directive by the Human Rights Commission to the Ministry of Law and Gender. The directive was issued following observations made during an investigation by the Commission.

The Gender Ministry is also preparing to provide the much needed and necessary health care and counseling to the mother of the five children. As such, the Commission notes that the Gender Ministry has been very cooperative and has taken immediate action in this case.