Prime Minister Ranil Wickrermasinghe says that laws will be introduced to create a standard for national education. Participating at the Subhaga scholarship presentation ceremony, he said that the aim of the government is to improve facilities for education and developing standards. The scholarships aim to provide opportunities for the private students.
He pointed out that the education system has collapsed due to the recruitment of teachers on various of reasons other than educational purposes. He further said that steps will be taken to recruit teachers with training in future. He added that education inspectors service would be legally empowered.