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 



Women Safety - Awareness Programme

The Ministry of Women’s Affairs of Northern Province organized an awareness programme on how women protect themselves from the abuses against them in the society which has become a menace. 

The workshop was held at Kokuvil Hindu College. Women’s Affairs Minister Ananthi Sasitharan presided at the event.

The girls in Grade Nine, Ten and Eleven participated in the special workshop. The workshop was conducted on Saturday 07th April 2018 from 10.00 a.m to 1.30 p.m

The representatives of the Girls Guide Movement, The Secretary of Ministry of Women’s Affairs R.Varatheeswaran,  the heads of the departments and the Ministry staff also participated.