Secretary Health


Secretary of Health, Indigenous Medicine and  Probation and Childcare Services.

Health Ministry Office,
1st Floor, Health Village, Pannai, Jaffna.  


Tel: +94-21-222 0800
Fax: +94-21-222 0806 Mobile: 0773800022


Northern Province Autism Policy 2017-2022 (Draft)



Ensures  Healthy  Society  with Physically  and Mentally  fitness , Applying  National and International  medical methods  to  ensures   and protect Women’s  Rights  and  Children  through  Rehabilitation  Activities  as well as   our  Province  Contribute  towards the National  Developments in the Country.

News and Events

World Oral Health Day 2015 - 20 March 2015

An awareness rally was taken place to mark the World Oral Health Day. It was held under the theme of “Smile for Lifelong” in Mannar on 20th March 2015. The rally was started from Mannar RDHS office and moved around Mannar Town and finally reached at Mannar RDHS Office. Programmes in this regard were held at the Mannar RDHS office.

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Permanent Appointments to Health Assistants - 19 March 2015.

The ceremony of providing permanent appointment letters to the Health Assistants class III was held at Killinochchi Central College Hall on 19 March 2015. Those who had been working as health volunteers for long period received their appointment letters.

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Discussion on National Mosquito Control Awareness Week - 19 March 2015

A discussion on National Mosquito Control Awareness Week was held under the chairmanship of Health Minister Dr.P.Sathiyalingam on 19th March 2015 at the auditorium of Kilinochchi RDHS Office. This was organized to receive the full support from all the departments for implementing the National Mosquito Control Awareness Week in full swing and to plan actions to be taken.

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Awareness Rally for International Women’s Day – 2015

 width=500WomenAffairs Unit of Provincial Ministry of Health & Indigenous Medicine celebrated the International Women’s Day at Vavuniya Urban Council Cultural Hall on 10 March 2015. An awareness rally was held from Vavuniya Zonal Education Office to the Vavuniya Urban Council Cultural Hall.

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