MP Sudharshini writes to President over student who committed suicide

Sunday, 17 February 2013 - 13:53

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A letter has been forwarded to the President regarding the death of a student at the Nalanda Girls School in Minuwangoda who had committed suicide over depression caused after having been suspended from school for bringing a mobile phone to school.

 

Parliamentarian Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle has forwarded this letters requesting a proper investigation in to the incident.

 

Meanwhile, Secretary of the Lanka Teachers Union Joseph Starlin stated that the Principal and Teachers do not have a right to take decisions alone to suspend a student.

 

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We also inquired regarding the matter from Specialist Dr. Rubi Rooban regarding such incidents.

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