The names of students who excelled at the G.C.E. Ordinary Level Examiniation have been announced.
Maduri Yashodha Hewage of Vishaka Vidyalaya Colombo has achieved the best results at the examination conducted last year. Rizath Mohamad Athief of the Maliyadeva Boys National School in Kurugegala has secured the second place. The third is from Eheliyagoda. She is Thathsarani Amaya Mahathantila, a student of Eheliyagoda Central College. Addressing a media conference in Colombo Minister Bandula Gunawardena said that a majority of students of village schools had succeeded in securing the best results at the examination.