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Sajith Premadasa assures building facilities for school and dhamma education

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By ITN News Editor September 6, 2019 19:11

Sajith Premadasa assures building facilities for school and dhamma education

Minister Sajith Premadasa has said that all building facilities necessary for school education and Dhamma education will be provided before the end of 2025. He gave this assurance joining in a function held at Wanathavilluwa in Puttalam.

The opening of the Swarna Mayura Dhamma School building constructed at the Monarawewa Siri Gunaratanarama Vihare at Wanathavilluwa in Puttalam took place under the auspices of Minister Sajith Premadasa. The expenditure incurred on the building under the Sisu Daham Sevana programme was four million rupees. A group including State Minister Dilip Wedarachchi and Parliamentarian Hector Appuhamy joined in the occasion.

Minister Sajith Premadasa said that when such development projects are being launched, Opposition groups are claiming that public funds were being wasted and being misused. He claimed that this programme was being mooted according to the required conditions. This hall is worth four million rupees. It is being constructed spending only three million rupees. Construction is being handled by a state institution. No misuse of funds is taking place.

363 such halls have already being built and his target is to reach 500/ But the end of the year 1000 Dhamma Schools will be constructed. He gave an assurance that by the year 2025 buildings will be constructed for not only Dhamma school students but also children studying under trees. He said that he would fulfil their needs not by fifty percent but by one hundred percent.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor September 6, 2019 19:11