Secretary, Women's Affairs


Ministry of Women's Affairs, Rehabilitation, Social Services, Cooperatives, Food Supply and Distribution, Industries and Enterprise Promotion and Trade & Commerce.

No.4, Broody Lane, Pungankulam Junction,
Kandy Road,
Ariyalai, Jaffna


Tel: +94-21-222 0880
Fax: +94-21-222 0882 



The Policeman who saved the Pregnant Woman honoured by Women’s Affair Minister

The International Women’s Day was celebrated on 08th March 2018 by Ministry of Women’s Affairs at Kilinochchi Cooperative Hall.


Minister of Women’s Affairs Ananthi Sasitharan chaired in the event and honored Police Constable N.P.A.P.Seneveratna (Amila) who worked at Vaddukkoddai Police station four months ago. He saved one pregnant woman while going to hospital for delivery. The three-wheeler which carried the woman to hospital had a problem on the halfway. Then the policeman picked up her by his office vehicle and admitted in the hospital.

The woman delivered baby on the way to the hospital. The police officer safely admitted the mother and the baby at Jaffna Teaching Hospital.