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Anula Principal transferred

Anula Vidyalaya, Nugegoda Principal was transferred to the Education Ministry with immediate effect following the recommendations of a preliminary inquiry held with regard to the school, the Education Ministry yesterday informed.

A statement issued by the Education Ministry states that the Secretary to the Ministry Sunil Hettiarachchi had made this transfer on the approval of the Education Services Committee of the Public Service Commission.

The transfer is with regards to several allegations and complaints against the admission of students to Grade 1 and other administrative issues of the school,it was reported.

Meanwhile, the Department of Government Information yesterday stated that the Education Ministry has appointed Sanath Pujitha as acting Commissioner General to the Department of Examinations.

Commissioner General of Examinations W.M.N.J. Pushpakumara was transferred to the Ministry of Education yesterday with immediate effect, in order to assist an ongoing investigation into examination papers.