The first term vacation of all government Sinhala, Tamil and Muslim Schools commenced today.
The first school term commenced on the 3rd of January and drew to an end today. The schools closed for vacation after the conduct of the term examinations. The second school term after the vacation will begin on the 25th of this month. It is only for Sinhala and Tamil Schools. However, the Education Ministry said that the second term for Muslim Schools will commenced on the 18th of this month.