The opening ceremony of newly constructed building complex for Northern Provincial Council was held on 25th October 2013. Governor of Northern Province GA Chandrasiri and the Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council CV Vigneswaran ceremonially declared open the building at the auspicious time of 8.00 am on 25th October 2013.
The guests were welcomed with the traditional band parade. The event commenced with the hoisting of the national and provincial flags. Then the commemorative plaque was unveiled. Subsequently the guests declared open the building complex by cutting the ribbon.
50 deserving people who applied for assistance from the Governor’s Trust Fund received the grant cheques from the Governor and the Chief Minister.
This building complex is being constructed at a cost of 450 million rupees. Now it was opened at a partially completed stage for which 100 million rupees was spent.
Parliamentarians, Provincial Ministers, Provincial Council Members, Chief Secretary, Secretary to the Governor, Provincial Secretaries, Heads of Departments and staff from various Govt. departments took part in the event.