Prisoner refused A/L

6 August 2010 01:03 pm - 11     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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By N. Parameshwaran


A prisoner in Batticaloa who had got admission to sit the Advanced Level (A/L) examinations by the Examinations Department was refused permission to sit the exam by the Akaraitpattu judge as he was detained under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA).

The youth, A. Suhirthan, was arrested in April last year and had applied to sit for the examination this year but was today refused permission by the Court. (Daily Mirror online)

  Comments - 11

  • Sicillian Friday, 06 August 2010 03:50 PM

    Not acceptable at all.

    freedom Saturday, 07 August 2010 09:31 AM

    give him a chance to do his AL

    namal Friday, 06 August 2010 06:28 PM

    I think it is very unreasonable not to allow this boy to do his AL's!

    leka Friday, 06 August 2010 07:30 PM

    Please let this boy sit the exam, as he is willing to study ...

    Heaman Fernando Saturday, 07 August 2010 02:25 PM

    This boy was not in politics and no money if he has money then a nother KP

    Geronimo Saturday, 07 August 2010 01:06 AM

    Prabahakaran's law still prevails! This judge should be tied to a murunga tree!!!

    Saradial Saturday, 07 August 2010 03:14 AM

    Terrorist leaders can become minister but suspect event can't sit for A/L in Sri Lanka

    Tharaka Chanaka Saturday, 07 August 2010 03:32 AM

    If prabarkarans kids sat the exam....why not he???

    siva Saturday, 07 August 2010 04:50 AM

    If KP the leader allow all facilities while this young boy mis guilded by him isnot allowed to sit his AL. not fair.

    Mohamed Shafraz Saturday, 07 August 2010 05:48 AM

    Why if terrorist leader like Karuna become Minister, Pillayan contest in election then why this boy just sit for A/L exam? its very unfair.

    Mathan Friday, 06 August 2010 02:55 PM

    Quite strange. Judge too Tamil.


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