The Korean Government has agreed to provide a three storeyed building with fully equipped 36 class rooms to Zahira Muslim College, Mawanella.
This was on a request made by Athauda Seneviratne, Minister of Labour Relations & Foreign Employment during his Korean tour last year. Accordingly an agreement was signed yesterday (8) by Dr. Tara de Mel, Secretary, Ministry of Education and Higher Education at the Ministry office with Han Young Tae, a representative from Koica Institute.
Hang Young Tae expresses his views at this function and said that this is the first gift given from Korea for the education of Sri Lanka and they hoped to give more aid in future too. Minister Athuda Seneviratne expressing his views said that Korean Government will provide necessary chairs and tables with computer systems required for school building and they hope to given training for six (6) teachers in the school. M. P. M. Nisurdeen, Principal of the College and Members of School Development Society also participated.