The Ministry of Education states that necessary steps have been taken to pay the salaries of Pirivena teachers in accordance with the salary system that has been in operation since January this year.
The Ministry of Education stated that Pirivena teachers had not been used for the relevant salary revisions.
Accordingly, the Ministry of Education states that it has agreed to include Pirivena teachers in the salary revision during a discussion held with the relevant parties.
The relevant Cabinet reshuffle is to be presented by the State Ministry of Dhamma Schools, Pirivenas and Bhikku Education to revise the salaries of Pirivena teachers under the heading of the Cabinet decision to eliminate the salary anomalies of Teachers’ Principals.
The Ministry of Education has stated that after obtaining the approval for the Cabinet Memorandum, the salary revision of Pirivena teachers will be given from February along with the salary arrears in January.