ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka’s GCE Advanced Level (A/L) examination will likely be postponed by a month, Education Minister Susil Premajayantha said.

The minister told parliament on Monday July 04 that the exams, previously scheduled to be held from October 17 to November 12, will likely be delayed a month.

Sri Lanka is going through its worst fuel crisis on record, as a consequence of crippling dollar shortages, threatening to bring the country’s transport to a standstill. Education is one of many areas that have been affected by the crisis. (Colombo/Jul04/2022)