“Today (22nd May) is the Republic Day of Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka was declared as a Republic on 22nd May 1972 by the former Prime Minister Mrs. Sirimavo Bandaranaike. On this day a new Constitution entitled as the Constitution of the Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka was also proclaimed.”
41st Republic Day of Sri Lanka is widely celebrated throughout the island. Provincial ministries of Northern Province also celebrated the day.
“ADB has been a long term development partner of Sri Lanka. ADB has granted assistance for the Socio, Economic development of northern province.”
A meeting with Asian Development Bank mission was held under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary of Northern Province Mrs.R.Wijialudchumi on 30th April 2013 at Chief Secretary’s Office in Jaffna.
The Northern Province, Provincial Planning Committee meeting was held on 12th December 2012 at NPC Conference Hall, Jaffna Public Library. 3rd quarter progress was reviewed at this meeting.
Secretaries’ committee meeting was held with Governor of Northern Province chairing the whole process on 17th February 2012 at Governor’s Office, Colombo.
The Provincial Planning Committee meeting of the Northern Province was held on 18th August 2011 at Provincial Auditorium in Public Library Compound in Jaffna. The meeting chaired by Chief Secretary Mr.A.Sivaswamy reviewed the second quarter progress.
The Northern Province, Provincial Planning Committee meeting was held on 06 April 2011 at 9.00 am at the NPC conference hall, Public Library ,Jaffna.
The Chief Secretary Northern Province Mr.A.Sivaswamy chaired the meeting. 1st quarter for the year 2011 progress for all sectors was reviewed at this meeting and also discussion was taken place on Jaffna Kilinochchi Water Supply and Sanitation Project.