Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa says the present government has given special attention to improve the country’s education sector.
Addressing an event held at General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Prime Minister Rajapaksa said his faction has always given special priority to education.
The Premier noted that they have taken measures relating to higher education, developing schools and increasing university admission.
The Prime Minister said the President through his policy statement also assured to increase annual admissions to state universities.
Prime Minister Rajapaksa said the public is also aware that the number of admissions to state universities was increased last year.