Hon. Governor


Hon. Reginald Cooray

Governor's Secretariat,

Old Park, Kandy Road,
Chundukuli, Jaffna,

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

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

A court case filed against Naga Viharapathy's cremation in Jaffna

Environmental officials who protested against the decision to hold the funeral of the Naga Viharapathy Gnanaratna Thero in Jaffna Town filed a case at the Court.



Accordingly, the Court allowed to conduct the cremation after the three hour explanation. Governor overcame this issue and conducted the Viharapathy’s funeral in Jaffna.


During the final ritual, HE the President’s condolence message was read. The Governor said that the name of the Thero might be written in history in the future. He briefed the history of the Viharapathy. Finally Governor paid the last respect to the Thero.


For the event, large number of Buddhist clergies participated from faraway places such as Matala and Hambantota



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