Education Minister Prof. GL Peiris has announced that all schools in the country will be closed from March 1 to 15.
The Minister further said that this holiday has been given for the arrangements for the GCE Ordinary Level Examination.
According to the announcement, all grades of all schools will be closed from March 1 to 11.
All classes in all schools in the country will start on March 15 for the new term, said Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris said.