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Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 14:40
NWP Schools Closed Until Further Notice
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Education Minister of Northwestern Province Sandya Kumara Rajapakha noted that a decision has been taken to temporarily close 23 schools in the province from today, due to the prevailing inclement weather.

According to the Provincial Minister, the relevant schools have been utilized as relief camps for the displaced persons due to flood threats, hence they would remain closed until further notice.

Meanwhile, residents of six houses at Malliappu Rothas area in Hatton, have been informed to evacuate due to the risk of landslides, following an inspection conducted in the area by the officers of the National Building Research Organization

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