Secretary Health


Secretary of Health, Indigenous Medicine and  Probation and Childcare Services.

Health Ministry Office,
1st Floor, Health Village, Pannai, Jaffna.  


Tel: +94-21-222 0800
Fax: +94-21-222 0806 Mobile: 0773800022


Northern Province Autism Policy 2017-2022 (Draft)



Ensures  Healthy  Society  with Physically  and Mentally  fitness , Applying  National and International  medical methods  to  ensures   and protect Women’s  Rights  and  Children  through  Rehabilitation  Activities  as well as   our  Province  Contribute  towards the National  Developments in the Country.

News and Events

Seminar on Vulnerable and Affected Women Needs Analysis and Documentation

Provincial Ministry of Health and Women Affairs arranged seminars to prepare the needs analysis and documentary of the vulnerable and affected women needs in all five districts of Northern Province. This was organized under the guidance of Northern Province Chief Minister and Health Minister.

The first phase of seminar was held at the Conference Hall in Vavuniya RDHS Office on 16th February 2016.

S.Thiruvakaran, Secretary to the Health chaired the seminar and Asst.Secretary - Health, representatives from women societies, Women Development Officers, Social Service Officers, Rural Development Officers and representatives from NGOs also participated at this seminar.

This seminar will be held continuously in other districts of the Northern Province.

At the end of all district level seminars, Provincial level seminar will be held on 29th February 2016 with the chairmanship of Provincial Minister of Health in the Auditorium of Ministry of Health, Jaffna.