A tuition teacher(Sampath Aththatage) and his assistant who are suspected of leaking the G.C.E. Ordinary Level science question paper have been arrested by police.
Nineteen out of 40 questions in the O/L 2012 Science multiple choice question paper has been leaked out and an investigation is conducted regarding this issue. The Sri Lankan police said that their investigations have proven that the science paper of the 2012 OL exam has been leaked.
Sri Lankan Education Minister Bandula Gunawardane said that CID has being questioning the officials attached to the computer section of the Examinations Department over the alleged leak in the GCE O/L Science Paper.