An attempt in Avisawella to sell a baby for Rs. 200,000 was foiled today by the police and National Child Protection Authority (NCPA).The police said that following information received by the NCPA, a team visited a house in Avisawella today . It was then found that a 38 year old woman as well as a 22 year old girl were attempting to sell a 3 day old child.The 22 year old girl was said to be the mother of the child. Both women were arrested while the child was taken into protective care. (Colombo Gazette)