Schools in the Galle Education Division will be closed until Dec. 23, which is until the start of the 3rd term holidays, secretary to the provincial Education ministry – Ranjith Yapa says.
Accordingly, schools in the division will remain closed on Monday – Wednesday next week.
The decision was taken during the district Covid-19 committee meeting held at the Dakshinapaya in Labuduwa, this afternoon.
Earlier, it was decided to close 26 schools of the Galle Education Division unit today (18).
The new school term is scheduled to start on Jan. 04.