The department of Examination has decided to conduct inquiries into GCE (OL) examination malpractices allegedly committed by 15 officials and eight students.
Commissioner General of Examination Anura Edirisinghe said that a life-time exam duty ban would be imposed on five of these officials. The Department will impose a life-time exam ban on four of the students.
The other officials have allegedly failed to follow the instructions and guidelines set by the Department. The exam supervisor`s assistant supervisors and some invigilators are among those allegedly involved in exam malpractices.
The Ordinary Level Examination is presently being conducted through out the country. It will be concluded tomorrow. The Examination Department is planning to release results by the end of March next year.