Collection of funds well known secret among Horana schools says Vidura Wickramanayeke

Monday, 11 February 2013 - 19:06

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A media briefing was called in Colombo this evening by Chief Minister of the Western Province Prasanna Ranathunga who elaborated on the special report compiled regarding the incident where a 13 year old girl was produced before court for having stolen 8 coconuts amounting to around 320 rupees.

 

Speaking here Chief Minister Prassanna Ranathunga noted that the report had concluded that the principal & the class teacher were beyond reproach.

 

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However Horana Electorate Organiser Parliamentarian Vidura Wickramanayeke addressing a function held in Horana today noted that it was a well known fact that funds were collected at most schools in the Horana electorate.

 

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Meanwhile Chief Minister of the Western Province speaking during this afternoon's media briefing which was held in Colombo noted that a circular proscribing the collection of funds within schools would be issued shortly.

 

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