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 



3rd Consultative committee meeting for the year 2018 held

Third consultative committee meeting of the Women Affairs’ was held on 2018.06.01 at the Conference Hall of the Women’s Affairs Ministry under the chairmanship of the Minister Mrs.Ananthi Sasitharan.

The meeting was started with the welcome address and then discussed previous and future departmental activities, policy formulation for Women, Industries, Co-operative department activities, statute preparation progress and Elders home issues.

Opposition Leader S.Thavarajah, Councilors of Northern Provincial Council P.Ariyaratnam, K.V.Kamaleswaran, K.Tharmalingam, V.Sivayogan, H.M.A.Niyas and K.Sivagilingam participated in this meeting. The Secretary of Ministry of Women’s Affairs Mrs.Rubini Varathalingam, Commissioner of Cooperative Development Mr.P.Vaheesan, Provincial Director of Department of Industries Mr.K.Srimohanan, Secretary to the Cooperative Employees Commission, Northern Province Mrs.Nalagini Inparajah, Provincial Director of Department of Social Service Mrs.S.Vanaja and department staff also participated in this consultative committee meeting.