Hon. Dr.Suren Rāghavan Ph.D.

Governor's Secretariat,

Old Park, Kandy Road,
Chundukuli, Jaffna,

Tel: +94-21-2219375
Fax: +94-21-2219374

Secretary to the Governor


Secretary to the Governor 

Governor's Secretariat,
Forest Office Lane,
Chundikuli, Jaffna


Tel: +94-21-222 0660
Fax: +94-21-222 0661 Mobile: 0773868565



Overall Management of the Northern Province.

News and Events

Jaffna BOC gives a helping hand for the Renovation work of Children Park in Old Park – 01 October 2014

Jaffna Old Park (Children Park) has been one of the main attraction in the city of Jaffna. This park serves not only as leisure time venue, but also attracts a lot of tourists. The people of Jaffna enjoy a lot due when visiting this park.”

Bank of Ceylon, Jaffna Main Branch assists in the renovation project of Jaffna Old Park (Children Park).

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Fisheries Minister Rajitha Senaratne calls on Governor – 01 October 2014

“After the end of hostilities the province has shown tremendous improvement in many sectors including fishing. Fishing has been one of the prime income earning processes in the province.

Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Dr. Rajitha Senaratne paid a courtesy call on Governor of the Northern Province GA Chandrasiri at his office in Jaffna on 01st October 2014.

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International Elder’s Day held in Jaffna – 01 October 2014

The International Day of Older Persons is observed on October 1 each year. On December 14, 1990 the United Nations General Assembly voted to establish October 1 as the International Day of Older Persons as recorded in Resolution 45/106. The holiday was observed for the first time on October 1, 1991. The holiday is celebrated by raising awareness about issues affecting the elderly, such as senescence and elder abuse. It is also a day to appreciate the contributions that older people make to society.

This holiday is similar to National Grandparents Day in the United States and Canada as well as Double Ninth Festival in China and Respect for the Aged Day in Japan. The observance is a focus of ageing organizations and the United Nations Program on Ageing.

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Governor wishes Gr V Scholarship Winners – 30 September 2014

Governor G A Chandrasiri has taken extra care on improving the education standards in the province. He showed confidence and anticipated that Grade V students of the province’s schools will perform well in this year’s exam. As expected the students also shown their best performances in this year’s Year 5 exam.

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