All universities currently closed temporarily will reopen today.
In response to a query our news team made, the Higher Education Ministry said that accordingly universities closed on August 21st will reopen today.
Meanwhile a special discussion was held between the FUTA and Finance Secretary Dr. P. B. Jayasundara yesterday.
The FUTA said that the discussion had been held on a positive note.
FUTA vice chairman Venerable Dambara Amila Thero speaking about the discussion stated as follows.
Meanwhile the inter-university Students’ Federation says that the university reopening is taking place with a definite political aim of the Government.
Inter-university Students’ Federation convenor told our news team that with the reopening of the universities the Government was trying to give the impression to the public that the Government had resolved the University teachers’ problem.