Uzhavar Peru Vizha was celebrated on the concept of "Suzhandru Erp Pinnadhu Ulakam" by Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Services, Animal Husbandry, Irrigation, Environment, Water Supply & Distributions and Co-operative Development, NP at 4.00 pm on 22nd January 2017 at J/Kopay Christian College.
Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran participated as the Chief Guest and Mrs. Marimuthu Revathi participated as the Special Guest.
Hon. Member of Parliament, S. Shritharan, Hon. Member of Parliament, Angajan Ramanathan, NP, Hon. Members of Northern Provincial Council, Secretary to the Hon. Governor, NP, Secretaries to the Provincial Ministries, NP, Head of Departments, and farmers participated in this event. 120 winners were awarded, according to the competition conducted by Dept. of Agriculture and Dept. of Animal Production & Health. Cash prizes and shields were given to the winners.