All Government schools in the island will be closed on 15 November in view of the Presidential Election the following day, the Government announced today.
The Ministry of Education announced that all Government schools would be closed on Friday (15) in lieu of the election on Saturday (16).
Several Government schools will be used for election related work on the day of the election.
Tight security is expected to be in place for the election in which 35 candidates are contesting.
The final results of the election is expected on 18 November.