Tamil Diplomat

Killi/Mullai districts will be transformed into special educational zones: Minister of State for Education, Rathakrishnan

As per the direction of the Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe’s Directions, Kilinochchi and Mullaitheevu Districts will be transformed in to Special Educational Zones, said Rathakrishnan, the State Minister for Education.

Action is being taken to fill the shortages in Science, Maths and English Teachers to fill these vacancies by granting teaching appointments to persons displaced  to India and graduated from Universities approved in Sri Lanka. It was learnt that there are 3,000 such graduates without employment.

He was speaking during the 2nd reading of the Budget yesterday.