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.

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Workshop for Development Officers held in Jaffna – 11 August 2014

“Development at every sector marked a remarkable achievement during the last 4 years in the province. People who live in this part of the country see the effective development solves some of their grave problem which existed for the last 3 decades. Mass development is a part of the solution to the ethnic issue of this country. The northern people have realized this and show signs of appreciating the government efforts in this regard. This particular workshop was a good opportunity to the development officers to understand the real development and the responsibilities laid upon them to take this forward.”


Under the guidance of Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa and direction of Ministry of Traditional Industries and Small Enterprise Development, a workshop for the Development Officers in Northern Province was held at Jaffna Thirumarai Kalamantram on 11th August 2014. This workshop was organized to strengthen the Development Officers’ financial skill in bank loans through which to empower the small entrepreneurs.

Minister of Traditional Industries and Small Enterprise Development Douglas Devananda and Governor of the Northern Province GA Chandrasiri participated at the inauguration ceremony and addressed to the participants.

More than 500 development officers took part at this workshop.

Director of Ministry of Traditional Industries and Small Enterprise Development Gamage, Project Director of Poverty Alleviation Sri Lanka Central Bank Sripathmanathan, Deputy Director of Industrial Development Board Gengatharan and several relevant field officials took part at this event.



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