Thursday, May 8, 2014

Mahapola Scholarships to be increased- President tells "Lanka University News"

Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa answered questions on a Twitter Q&A posted by “Lanka University News”.

“Lanka University News” Questioned

University Students get only Rs 2500 as Mahapola Scholarship since 2006. @PresRajapaksa Can they Expect Any Increase? #WCY2014MR  @SriLankaTweet

President answered 

@SriLankaTweet Yes, we are seriously considering it. These students will get a substantial increase. Studies indicate that there are about 10% of students who are most deserving of assistance.

According to Sri Lanka President's answer University students Mahapola Scholarships Funds will be increased soon as now Government is seriously considering it and the increase will be Substantial. 
In year 2006 President Mhainda Rjapaksa increased Mahapola funds by Rs. 500 from. Now Campus students get only Rs.2500.
Hat Off to Sri Lanka President ! Thank You Very Much Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa .