The Cabinet has given its nod to the recruitment of 5,450 graduates into the teaching service. The announcement was made by Education Minister Susil Premajayantha.

The move comes amidst the challenges posed by a shortage of qualified teachers in schools across the country. Minister Premajayantha emphasized the government’s commitment to bolstering the education sector and improving the learning experience for students. The recruitment process will prioritize graduates with academic qualifications in essential subjects.