The opening ceremony of newly constructed “Ammachchi” Traditional and Nutritive Food preparation sale Center at Murunkan, Mannar was held on 28th March 2018.
Minister of Health, Indigenous Medicine and Probation and Childcare Services, Northern Province Dr. G.Gunaseelan graced the event as Chief Guest and ceremonially declared open the building at the auspicious time. Mrs.A.Srirangan, Deputy Provincial Agriculture Director, Mannar chaired the event.
This building was constructed under the PSDG fund of the Department of Agriculture at the cost of Rs.7.7Mn and UNDP fund Rs. 1.2 Mn for installment of furniture
Members of Northern Provincial Council Mr. Abbas Alikhan Shariff, Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Province, Provincial Director, Department of Agriculture Mr.S.Sivakumar, Provincial Director, Department of Animal Production & Health, Dr.S.Vaseeharan, Provincial Director, Department of Irrigation Eng.V.Premakumar, Adl. Government Agent - Mannar, Mr.S,Gunabalan, Director Planning, District Secretariat – Mannar, Mr.S.Sribaskaran, Deputy Agriculture Director (Seeds) Mr.C.P.Sathiyamoorthy, Zonal Director, Department of Education – Mannar, Mrs.S.Suganthy, Deputy Director AP&H, Mannar Mrs.Dr.Y.Kamaleswary, Community Based Organization representatives and other officials also participated in the event.