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 



Industrial Exhibition 2018

Provincial Industrial Exhibition was organized by the Department of Industries, Northern Province on 28th and 29th of July, 2018 at Vembadi Girls’ High School, Jaffna. Minister of Women’s Affair Ananthy Sasitharan participated as Chief Guest.

Consul General of India, Jaffna S. Balachandran and Minister Ananthy Sasitharan, Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Northern Province jointly inaugurated the function.

Divisional Secretary of Karainagar Division Mrs. Usha Subalingam and Divisional Secretary of Vengalacheddikulam K.Sivaharan participated as guests. Staff of Departments and public also participated in this event. 

72 entrepreneurs from handy crafts field and 32 entrepreneurs from waving sector were honoured with certificates and prizes. They had won the competition held by the Industrial Department in the Exhibition. Cultural programmes were also conducted.