Ban on politicians in Uva

Tamil Education Minister of Uva Provincial Council and Estate Infrastructure, Senthil Thondaman has banned politicians from entering the Tamil schools in the Uva province, during school hours.
However, this restriction will not imply in the event of a disaster.

Based on a request made by him to the Uva Chief Minister M.P.
Jayasinghe and the legal procedures being explored, the General Secretary of the Uva Provincial Council P.P. Wijayaratne had issued the circular.

In the event school development meetings are required to be held, prior permission should be obtained from the Secretary of the Provincial Tamil Education Ministry.