Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Guinness+record+attempt+%3A+CP+Education+Secretary+in+trouble+
Monday, 25 September 2017 - 14:00
Guinness record attempt : CP Education Secretary in trouble
118

Shares
14,206

Views

Central Province Governor Niluka Ekanayake says Central Province Education Secretary should be held responsible for allowing 250 schoolchildren to be used for a Guinness world record attempt in Kandy recently.

In this incident, 250 schoolchildren were used to hold the fall of an 'osariya' - a traditional Kandyan sari. A special investigation was held under the patronage of the Governor this morning (25). 

Central Province's Education Director, Acting Education Director of Katugastota, Principal of Alawathugoda Sarath Ekanayake Primary School, and Provincial Assistant Education Secretary were in the meeting.

However, Central Province's Education Secretary did not attend the meeting. Although the Governor allowed the media to cover the meeting, the education officials opposed the move.

No body spoke to the media even after the event. However, the Governor said the investigations will be continued further.

The Ministry of Education and National Child Protection Authority have also investigating the incident. 


Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,792 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
930 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,639 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,690 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
15 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
45,045 Views
Top