Hon. Dr. Gnanaseelan Gunaseelan
Minister of Health, Indigenous Medicine and  Probation and Childcare Services.

Health Minister's Office,
2nd Floor, Health Village, Pannai, Jaffna, Sri Lanka

Tel: +94-21-221 7403
Fax: +94-21-221 7402

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

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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World Mental Health day celebrated – 30 October 2014

The World Mental Health day was celebrated on 30th of October 2014 under the theme of “Siddham Azhagiyar” at Medical faculty of Jaffna University. This event was held under the chairmanship of Dr.P.Sathiyalingam, Minister of Health & IM, Northern Province. Chief Minister of Northern Province Justice C.V.Wigneswaran participated as Chief Guest.

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