The University Grants Commission says that the cut-off marks for the 2019 G. C. E. Advanced Level Examination have been finalized. UGC Chairman Professor Sampath Amaratunga said no final decision has been made yet on the release of the cut-off marks. He said that the issuance of cut-off marks had to be delayed as the Advanced Level Examination is currently underway. According to the UGC Chairman, calculating of the cut-off marks was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation in the country.
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