By Gandhya Senanayake
The Engineering faculty of the University of Peradeniya was closed indefinitely until further notice as students were not attending lectures, Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. S.B.S.Abayakoon told Daily Mirror online.
He added that there was an attendance requirement for students and that it was not being met. The students who do not meet the relevant attendance criteria cannot sit for the exams and the authority closed the faculty as a precautionary measure.
Students in the relevant university hostels have also being notified to leave the premises, Prof. Abayakoon said. (Daily Mirror online)