An agreement was signed between Northern Provincial Council and Joule Power Private Limited & Beta Power Private Limited to get the financial assistance to the Northern Provincial Council on Corporate Social Responsibility for a period of 20 years.
The Provincial Planning Committee meeting was held on 29th and 30th of September 2014 under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary Mrs. R.Wijialudchumi at NPC Conference Hall, Public Library, Jaffna.
The Department of Road Development has sponsored a Training on Safety Driving and Traffic Laws for Drivers of the NPC that was held at the Auditorium of STEPS Program in Jaffna on 27 September 2014.
The World Bank along with Australian Government - Technical Review & Implementation Support Mission for the Transforming the School Education System as the Foundation of a Knowledge Hub Project (TSEP) visited to the Northern Province to review the project progress from 24th to 26th September 2014.
The 3rd quarter Secretaries Committee Meeting for the year 2014, was held on 26th September 2014 at Chief Secretary's office to review the progress on annual development plan, financial, administrative matters, and needs for the year 2015 of the provincial ministries and departments.
The alarming rate of accidents involving school children in the North warrants urgent measures to educate them on road safety rules and regulations. Increased traffic fleet, unawareness by children on road safety rules and drivers’ indiscipline have attributed to the fatalities on roads.