Former cricket captain Mahela Jayawardene has expressed disappointment over the comments made by MP Bandula Gunawardane that GCE A/L examination results of national and international schools should not be coupled, saying education is knowledge whether it’s free or paid.
In a tweet, Mahela Jayawardene said he was disappointed with the MP’s comment.
“Education is knowledge whether it’s free or paid. We should always encourage achievements of our next generations.Congratulations to all students but especially to the young girl who came 5th in all-island results. Well done,” he said.