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Buddhist Dhamma School women teachers to receive uniforms

Buddhist Sunday Dhamma school teachers will be provided with locally manufactured sarees for free as uniforms. Nearly 76,000 teachers will receive uniforms for 2020 at a cost of Rs. 182.4 million, Kurunegala District Senior Divisional Secretary W.E.Jayathilake said.

He was speaking at a meeting of Dhamma School Heads in the Kurunegala on November 5.

Prime Minister and Buddha Sasana Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has obtained the approval of the Cabinet in this regard.

The country has 11,000 Buddhist Sunday Dhamma schools and free textiles have been provided for teachers of them since 2004, he said.