Child Rights International (CRI), a non-governmental organisation concerned with the welfare of children, has condemned the act of dehumanising children through mockery on social media.

The group said filming children who were unable to read or recite the pledge or national anthem or recording videos of children who were being encouraged to use profane words or engage in sexual activities and posting them on social media platforms were unlawful.

According to the group, the videos which were used for the purposes of mocking and making fun of the children had a lot of negative impact on them and affected their privacy and identity…