A thirty minutes’ drive (in truth a gentle jungle safari) from Polwattha School, Nakanda was the first school to which Extra Cover had food delivered daily. Since then, shoes, stationery and games equipment have all been supplied when needed, and over the years Extra Cover has repaired a disused well, installed a water storage tank and covered the costs of fixing doors, window mesh (to prevent unwanted night-time intruders) and fluorescent lights.
News has reached us that the school may well be closed as part of the educational re-zoning programme. We shall report on any developments and of the destination of the pupils

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