NCPA head resigns
By Keerthi Mendis
Head of the National Child Protection Authority (NCPA) Prof. Muditha Vidanapathirana has resigned from his position. According to NCPA sources a rift had led to the Chairman’s resignation.
When contacted, Prof. Vidanapathirana confirmed that he had resigned from the post, but refused to divulge reasons for his decision. The former NCPA head, who is a JMO, had also worked to vest the national database of the NCPA with the public after it had been devoid of it for the past 23 years.