Sunday, May 31, 2009

All Sinhala students in Sri Lanka must learn Thamil language in future and vice versa

Hilary Rajakarunanayake, Editor – Sri Lanka, Asian Tribune

Colombo, 31 May, ( "According to Sri Lanka President’s program 'Mahinda Chinthanaya' short term, midterm and long term projects are already being implemented to teach the Sinhala language to Thamil students and the Thamil language to Sinhala students.

The language proficiency program being implemented in the school curricula will continue up to University level", Minister of National Integration, Dew Gunasekera said. Full text