Education Ministry introduces Physical Wellness program
Friday, 10 January 2014 00:00
Text and Pix by Ashraff A. Samad
The Education Ministry has introduced a National Physical Wellness program for schools island- wide. This program was launched at Ibbagamuwa Central College on 6 January under the patronage of Education Minister Bandula Gunawardena .
Deputy Minister of Education Mohan Lal Grero, Minister of Indigenous Medicine Salinda Dissanayake and Sports Education Director V.A Abeywickrama also participated at this event.
The Education Ministry Physical Education Unit has issued circulars whereby 10 minutes should be set aside every morning on school days for the physical wellness program and all students should participate.