100,000 tabs to National School students

2019-06-12 at 18:27

The Government has decided to provide tabs to all students attending National Schools in the country.

Speaking at function at the Ministry of Education, Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said an amended Cabinet Paper will be presented to the Cabinet next week.

Minister Kariyawasam noted that the President had agreed to provide 100,000 tabs to students of National schools.

The Minister claimed that the present Government hopes to provide tabs not just to Advanced Level students but to all students from Grade six and upwards in methodical process.

The Education Minister claimed the government had commenced the 13-year mandatory education programme and necessary facilities have been set aside to ensure students will continue to attend school after the Ordinary Level Examinations.