Scout Commissioners met Prof. Kapila Perera, Secretary Ministry of Education as initiated and under the advice of the Chief Commissioner Mr. Janaprith Fernando to discuss present and future scout activities with the reopening of schools.
Mr. Dharmasena – Addl. Secretary School Affairs was also present.
The Scout delegation consisted of Mr. Sarath Matararachchi – National Program Commissioner, Mr. Srilath de Silva, and Mrs. Wathsala Wijewickrema Asst. Chief Commissioners and Mr. M.F.S. Muheed – Special Commissioner.
Matters taken up for discussion were to inform all Directors of Education with regard to commencement of Scout Activities under health regulations, Service and Relationship week, Charging of Camp fees for National, District and Scout Group events, Duty leave for scout leaders (teachers), and the annual Grant. It was a very cordial and fruitful discussion where the Secretary Prof. Perera took immediate action on many matters raised.