Pali examination on Feb. 22 | Sunday Observer

Pali examination on Feb. 22

The Pali language promotion examination organised by the Buddhist Affairs Department for daham pasal teachers will be held on February 22 from 9.00 am to noon at 15 examination centres, Commissioner General of Buddhist Affairs Sunanda Kariyapperuma said.

Nearly 1,500 candidates are billed to sit the examination this year and admission cards have already been sent to them. Every year, the Buddhist Affairs Department conducts the Pali language promotion programmes at 15 centres countrywide to develop the knowledge of Pali among daham pasal teachers. The programme is co-ordinated by officials assigned to divisional secretariats by the department.