Apr 01, 2020

Grade V scholarship exam won't be postponed

The Education Minister says that the 2020 Grade V Scholarship Examination will not be postponed.

The exam was initially scheduled to be held in August this year.

Speaking at a media briefing held at the Government Information Department today (01), the minister of education - Dullas Alahapperuma also said results of the 2019 GCE O/Ls would be released by April 30.

Also addressing the media brief, co-cabinet spokesman - minister Bandula Gunawardena said that students will be given the opportunity to apply for universities in the first fortnight after schools are reopened.