Cabinet decides not to scrap Grade-5 exam

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The Cabinet yesterday decided not to scrap the Grade-5 Scholarship Examination, sources said today.

Education Minister Bandula Gunawardane had earlier said the exam would be scrapped after 2015.

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  • EMAR Friday, 03 January 2014 01:21 PM

    Should'nt Minister resign fom the post of Minister of Education on a matter of principle.

    T Wickramaratna Saturday, 04 January 2014 01:46 AM

    No, he should be there. The cabinet needs an Andera

    jim pappa Sunday, 05 January 2014 05:02 PM

    Mahinda maama, don't scrap the Gr.5 exam., but scrap the minister instead.

    Cobra Friday, 03 January 2014 02:28 PM

    How about resigning now, Bandu?

    jim pappa Sunday, 05 January 2014 05:04 PM

    I thought he is Sakkraya's son, Wymaa.

    KaluSudhaSudha Saturday, 04 January 2014 03:18 AM

    Egg on Bandula's face!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    investigator Saturday, 04 January 2014 10:41 AM

    that's not enough.traitors who tried to do that national crime must punish now/

    ibnu aboo Saturday, 04 January 2014 10:52 AM

    Mr. Bandula knows his or s family children will not pass the future grade 5 scholarship examination.

    ibnu aboo Saturday, 04 January 2014 10:59 AM

    Even if simple decesion taken by education ministry should be brought to the ca binet dicussion and decesion

    Nihal Amarasekera Saturday, 04 January 2014 05:04 AM

    Time to keep the big mouth shut.

    galleguy Monday, 06 January 2014 10:25 AM

    I feel that minister has taken for a ride to put forward such foolish dicision and later on withdraw it to take credit to others account.


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