An event to distribute motorcycles to the field officers who works at the offices functioning under purview of Agriculture Department was held on 30th July 2018 at the office of Agriculture Minister which is located at Navalar Road Jaffna. Provincial Director of Agriculture S.Sivakumar hosted the event.
20 field officers including Agriculture Instructors and Technical Officers from all five districts of Northern Province (four officers per each district) received their motorbikes on subsidy basis under PSDG fund for the year.
Minister of Agriculture, Northern Province Kandiah Sivanesan participated as chief guest of this event. Secretary - Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Province K.Theivendram as special guest. Provincial Director - Department of Irrigation, Eng.V.Premkumar, Provincial Director - Department of Animal Production & Health and Officials from Ministry of Agriculture and Department of Agriculture also took part in this event.