Attendance at schools as usual today

Tuesday, 21 May 2019 - 10:57


It has been reported that attendance of students at schools has been normal today.

During an inquiry we made it was reported that students have come to school as usual in several main Colombo schools.

Meanwhile, our Hiru Correspondents said that attendance of students at schools on estates were also normal.

A special security programme was implemented today as well in and around all schools in the island by parents and security forces jointly.

In the meantime, Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa and members of the Opposition engaged in an observation tour of schools this morning to inquire into the security situation and to encourage school children.

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