May 24, 2018

Call 1988 if school books, uniforms are destroyed

School children whose school books or uniforms have been destroyed by the floods, should notify the Education help line on 1988.

Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has instructed all education officials to take immediate measures to provide all facilities to those who have been affected.

The special attention of the Education Ministry has been focussed especially on students who are sitting the A/L and year 5 scholarship examinations in August, whose books have been destroyed by the floods and to provide them the required notes etc.