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Child’s death highlights low child protection awareness

  • Callistasia Anggun Wijaya

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, November 14 2017 | 12:39 am

PREMIUM A 5-year-old boy died on Saturday after he was allegedly beaten by his mother at a boarding house in Kebon Jeruk, West Jakarta, highlighting the low level of awareness for child protection in the capital.

The incident, which reportedly took place at around 5 p.m., occurred in a room located on the second floor and situated amid six other rented units.

Though some residents were in t...