Brigade Organizes English Language Seminar for O/L Students
[Updated :: 2010-12-12
a helping hand to G.C.E. O/L candidates of Jaffna, 523 Brigade in
Nunavil arranged a seminar on English Language and Literature for
the students of schools in the 523 Brigade area on 6th December
at Kaithady Muthukumarswamy School.
An experienced English Language teacher at Ragama Basilica Maha
Vidyalaya Mr. J.M.H.M. Pieris conducted the lecture targeting question
papers of the O/L examination to commence soon.
Fifteen language teachers and three hundred and forty five students
attended the seminar. 18th Battalion the Gemunu Watch and 7th Battalion
Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment provided free transport and meals to
all participants. Printed model papers and school items were also
distributed among the students by the 523 Brigade at the seminar.
Teachers and students, at the end of the programme, delivered speeches
highlighting the importance of organizing such seminars to encourage
and make the candidates competent to face the first challenge in
their secondary education.
On instructions of Commander 523 Brigade Brigadier Prabhath Dematampitiya,
Civil Affairs Office of the Brigade coordinated the seminar.