( August 22, 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) The Gampaha Police yesterday arrested four people in relation to the distribution of leaflets with some of the questions from the A/L Chemistry paper.
Police yesterday arrested the father and brother of the tuition master and another two suspects who distributed the leaflets near Rathnavali Balika Vidyalaya, Gampaha.
The suspects have been identified as 67 year-old-man and his 27-year-old son from Kadhana, Batagama.
The Gampaha police had found a tab that had the copies of the A/L Chemistry paper.
The arrest was made following a complaint made by the Commissioner General of Examinations W. M. N. J. Pushpakumara to the Inspector General of Police.
A group of people distributed leaflets near Ratnavali Balika Vidyalaya, Gampaha last Saturday (19) and asked the students to compare the questions in the paper and the tutor’s seminar tutorials. The tuition master is evading arrest.