The Zonal Director of Education, Kilinochchi had said that, a new building with 12 class rooms is to be constructed for the Kilinochchi Central primary school with an aid from the Government of Japan.
Around 798 students are studying in grade 1 to grade 5 classes. 6 classes are conducted in temporary shed and 4 classes under the shades of the trees.
He also said that, construction of this building will be commenced in February this year, and alternate arrangements are to be made to provide temporary class rooms until the building work is completed.
He expressed hope that the needs of this school could be fulfilled by the middle of this year.