OMLANKA

Latest Headlines

 

Harsha presents solution to SAITM issue

Harsha-de-silva-860-01

Deputy Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs and Chairman of Presidential Committee on SAITM Dr. Harsha de Silva has stated that the South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM) will be wound up before the end of this year.

He assured that a solution will be formulated for the students who had been registered before and are currently studying at SAITM. The solution will be in accordance with the University Grants Commission Act.

He made this observation while making a Ministerial Statement in Parliament obtaining special permission. He added that student admissions would be discontinued and the existing students would be given a solution. We hope that the parents engaged in a hunger strike near the National Hospital suspend their action and the medical students of state universities will discontinue their actions and return to lectures. The decision was taken following discussions with all stakeholders, including the Acting Presidential Secretary Sumith Abeysinghe, Prime Minister’s Secretary Saman Ekanayake, the association of medical undergraduates’ parents and the Minister of Higher Education.

nanthi-travels-ad-300-06

Thiruvalluvar statue unveiled in Vavuniya

The statue of Tamil poet Thiruvalluvar was unveiled in the premises of the Roman Catholic Mixed School in Vavuniya recently. Principal Navaratnam presided. Zonal Director...
Read more

Sampanthan declares open Kottiyapurapattu ITAK branch

Tamil National Alliance Leader, Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan declared open the Kottiarapattu branch of the Illankai Tamil Arasu Katchi in Navalady Junction in Muthur East...
Read more

Saravanapavan declares open Sri Murugan Pre-school in Araly

Tamil National Alliance Jaffna Parliamentarian E.Saravanapavan declared open the Pre-school of the Araly Sri Murugan Community Centre recently. He was also the Chief Guest at...
Read more

Late Abdul Kalam’s birth anniversary in Jaffna

A simple ceremony was held at the Indian Corner in the Jaffna Public Library recently to mark the birth anniversary of late Abdul Kalam, former...
Read more

Vanakkam23

© 2018 OMLANKA. All Rights Reserved.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.