The Education Ministry states that the instructions have been given to island wide government schools to conduct a workshop on eradicating Dengue menace.
The schools have been instructed in this manner after discussions held with the Education State Minister, Nuwara Eliya District Parliamentarian V. Radhakrishnan, and the Education Ministry states.
Accordingly, it is insisted that all schools should conduct a voluntary-clean-up session on weekly basis.
Is was also decided that a seminar to educate school children on Dengue menace also should be held on weekly basis.
The police and the Health Ministry are to assist on these programmes.