Defferently abled child files a HR petition over A/L exam
The visually disadvantaged student Ranga Sampath Gunapala of Ousadhapitiya, Vavuniya has filed a petition in the Human Rights Commission in Vavuniya seeking a solution for not allowing him to appear for the last GCE Advanced Level Examination as a handicapped student. Petitioner Gunapala, 19 years old is a student Perakum Maha Vidyalaya, Irattakulama. He has stated that he appeared for the GCE (Advanced Level) Examination in 2008 and passed the examination but was not qualified for admission to the university.
Although he applied for the examination in 2009, he was made to appear for the examination with normal eyesight students.
Under that circumstance he was forced to return home in disappointment.