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Errors in the 2012 A/L Examination seems to mount with reports of another error in Agriculture Paper II (Old Syllabus) held yesterday (11) morning.

The Examinations Department had taken measures to issue an amendment paper concerning the error, by yesterday morning.

However, Ceylon Teachers’ Service Union (CTSU) claims some of the candidates were faced with much inconvenience as the amendment paper had not arrived at certain examination centres until 15 minutes before the deadline which was scheduled at 11.30 a.m. today. (Lakna Paranamanna)
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  • SudhuPuncha Sunday, 12 August 2012 07:23 AM

    Bandula strikes again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    fact u fact u Sunday, 12 August 2012 07:37 AM

    its not far away to people come to street.

    Bawa Sunday, 12 August 2012 08:16 AM

    There is no any combained maths in Agriculture paper just all question will be in words- also mistake???????? what a shame . This is seems to be set up game by examination department to play with 'Z" score. I strongly belive that to motivate student to private education system. may be!!!!!!

    Jagath Leanage Sunday, 12 August 2012 08:30 AM

    It will be surprised, if any of the present minister do a job without a "Error", "Blunder" or a "Mistake" .

    Fazli Sunday, 12 August 2012 08:31 AM

    This is redeculous ! Utter chaos ! But who cares?

    farieze Sunday, 12 August 2012 09:02 AM

    we need another Badiuddin Mohamed.

    Mawbima Sunday, 12 August 2012 09:02 AM

    Madness... all over again... Oh dear. Where are we heading to.. Z score scandal and now this error.. It proves the quality we have in Sri lanka... due to brain drain. At this rate No one will recognize our qualifications.... Sad state of affairs..

    Bonnie Mallie Sunday, 12 August 2012 09:07 AM

    When we have unqualified people whose only qualification is to TALK BIG, running the affairs of the country, what can you expect? But hey we won a war and the country belongs to the majority...that's enough right?

    meranchi Sunday, 12 August 2012 09:05 AM

    government should punish who made mistake and who did final verification of the paper or bog down the government sprite...i

    Migara Sunday, 12 August 2012 09:16 AM

    For all those who are against privatization of education- This is what happens when you entrust the govt all the responsibilities on a all important sector like education. The children are dependent on the A/L they mess up A/L's. The children are dependent on State universities, Admission delays for like ever and then the strikes never get you to complete the degree. Its high time the people put aside their selfish goals and agendas and join hands to broaden education in this country

    Citizen Perera Sunday, 12 August 2012 09:57 AM

    Few decades ago our education standard was the best in Asia.All international educational institutions recognized our educational qualifications and students from Sri lanka have shown outstanding results. Now the situation is not so due to political mess up in the education sector.

    Rumma Sunday, 12 August 2012 10:40 AM

    error blunder or mistake are synonyms.. no need to use multiple time.. we can understand..

    Rumma Sunday, 12 August 2012 10:32 AM

    therune ne.. better if you had typed in sinhalese..

    Rumma Sunday, 12 August 2012 10:41 AM

    'Ridiculous' you mean???

    Rumma Sunday, 12 August 2012 10:42 AM

    bog down the government sprite?????

    Malibu Monday, 13 August 2012 03:35 AM

    Mr Minister of Education are you awake?

    Nitpicker Sunday, 12 August 2012 11:57 AM

    Right!

    Andrew Pitugala Monday, 13 August 2012 03:57 AM

    This is ridiculous and the Ministers are merrily carrying on without taking any responsibility.

    mohamed Sunday, 12 August 2012 05:19 PM

    Sri Lanka Agruculture Service Examination for open and limited candidates was held in Last month, in that examination several errors ( due to sinhala to Tamil translation mistakes)


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