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

WFP Representatives meet Governor – 22 September 2014

World Food Program has implemented many people centric programs in the past. Sri Lanka, with a population of more than 20 million people, is a middle-income country gradually rebuilding after effects of the recently ended 26-year civil war between the Government and the LTTE. Despite significant gains in human development indicators and poverty rates, the effects of the conflict including the disruption of the planting season and land mines in arable lands are still remain in certain places. WFP is assisting the Government to restore normalcy in north. Now the north has achieved many things beyond normalcy. It is the matter of sustainability and maintenance. WFP also contributes to this task.”

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Train Service to Jaffna: Test Run from Palai to Jaffna held – 22 September 2014

Since 1990, the ‘Yal Devi’ service had to terminate at intermediate stations, due to the war between the LTTE and the army. The ‘Yal Devi’  had been operating till Kilinochchi since last year and will resume its services to Jaffna once the railway station damaged during the war is open next month with the completion of the reconstruction work. Test runs along the new Colombo – Jaffna railway track using other trains have been conducted over the past few days.”

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