Rs 250mn allocated to develop sports schools
The State Ministry of Rural and School Sports Infrastructure Improvement announced today that development work on 12 identified sports schools would commence this year.
A total of Rs 250mn has been allocated for the development work. The State Ministry noted that they would be enlisting the assistance of the Tri forces for the development activities as well.
The Ministry added that this marks phase 2 of their program to develop sports schools. Under phase 1, 5 identified schools were developed at a cost of Rs 81.72mn.
The selected schools are as follows:
Dickwella Vijitha College,
Hanwella Rajasinghe Central College,
Anuradhapura Central College,
Polonnaruwa Royal Central College,
Sanghamitta Balika Vidyalaya,
Galle D.S.Senanayake MMV,
Ampara St Joseph College, Trincomalee
Jaffna Central College
Henegama MMV, Gampaha
Pelwatte Navodya School, Monaragala
Murungan MV Mannar,
Hindu College, Ratmalana