May 15, 2018

School principal files case against Uva CM Featured

Principal of Badulla Tamil College R. Bhavani filed a fundamental petition in the Supreme Court yesterday (14).

She alleges a violation of her fundamental rights over the failure of the authorities to take action against Uva chief minister Chamara Sampath Dassanayake.

The CM stands accused of having made the principal kneel down and apologize on 03 January this year for not admitting a student to her school.

Lawyer Sunil Watagala has filed the case which cites acting governor P.B. Dissanayake, provincial education secretary S.P. Ambanwala, Badulla zonal education director Sarath Ranasinghe and provincial education director R.M.P. Ratnayake as respondents.