Hon. Dr.Suren Rāghavan Ph.D.

Governor's Secretariat,

Old Park, Kandy Road,
Chundukuli, Jaffna,

Tel: +94-21-2219375
Fax: +94-21-2219374

Secretary to the Governor


Secretary to the Governor 

Governor's Secretariat,
Forest Office Lane,
Chundikuli, Jaffna


Tel: +94-21-222 0660
Fax: +94-21-222 0661 Mobile: 0773868565



Overall Management of the Northern Province.

News and Events

Chess Tournament for Governor’s Trophy 2014 commenced – 17 January 2014

“Chess is an intelligent sport which cultivates the minds of the children, so that it makes their studies much easy. This particular sport has shown productive results in the public examinations of those who actively involved in CHESS.Medical reports have shown that, chess has remarkably improved child’s intelligence , IQ capacity and memory power.”

Chess Tournament for Governor’s Trophy 2014 has been commenced. Competitions are being held in Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu districts since 16th January. The chess tournament was organized under the guidance of Governor of Northern Province GA Chandrasiri to promote the skills of the north students.

At first phase, division level competitions were conducted in Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu districts on 16th and 17th January 2014. The winners were honoured with champion cups and certificates. They will compete at zonal level competitions.

The competitions for Kilinochchi district were held at Kilinochchi Central College and Palai Central College. 282 students took part. In Mullaitivu district, the competitions were arranged at Vidyananda College and Mankulam Maha Vidyalayam. 276 students came here to take part at the competitions. The competitions were held at various age divisions such as 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18 and open level.

Zonal, district and provincial level competitions are to be held during these days. Grand final will be held on February 2014.

More news to follow ….


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