The Ministry of Education says with the reopening of primary sections of schools with less than 200 students, it will take measures to provide all necessary services to facilitate the conduct of classes.
Minister of Education Dinesh Gunawardena said accordingly based on the transport requirement of teachers, principals and parents, required Sri Lanka Transport Board buses will be deployed.
Minister Gunawardena said Provincial directors, principals and teachers are working on modalities to reopen schools in a safe and systematic manner.
The Education Minister stated that school premises are being cleansed and disinfected based on health advice.
Minister of Education Dinesh Gunawardena noted that high-quality school education is paramount for the country’s development and the future and therefore they will provide all facilities to reopen schools and conduct classes.
He also assured that a safe and secure environment will be created for the students to resume academic activities in schools.