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Governor meets Pradesha Sabhas’ Chairmen and Secretaries

Governor meets Pradesha Sabhas’ Chairmen and Secretaries

The Chairmen and the Secretaries of Pradeshiya Sabhas met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his secretariat in Jaffna on Thursday, January 18th. Present and the past activities ...

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Governor met religious leaders and received blessings

Governor met religious leaders and received blessings

The Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan met some religious leaders of Jaffna on the days of January 15, 2019, and 16 January 2019 to further strengthen religious reconciliation ...

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“Steps to raise Women’s Representation in NPC Offices to 50 per cent” – Governor says on Pongal Festival Day

“Steps to raise Women’s Representation in NPC Offices to 50 per cent” – Governor says on Pongal Festival Day

Thai Pongal, the distinctive festival of Tamils was celebrated at the Northern Province Governor’s Secretariat on January 15, 2019, headed by Governor Suren Raghavan. Governor celebrated the festival ceremoniously with ...

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Governor appoints a team to probe the Language Issues of NPC Government Institutions

Governor appoints a team to probe the Language Issues of NPC Government Institutions

 A team of five members headed by a Senior Lecturer of Jaffna University Swaminathan Vimal was appointed by Governor Suren Raghavan to probe the language problems prevailing in the government ...

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Distribution of Livelihood Assistance to Society – Vengalacheddikulam

Distribution of Livelihood Assistance to Society – Vengalacheddikulam

The distribution of livelihood assistance to Society was held at the Angel Candle Making Society on 14th December atKannaddy, Vengalacheddikulam under the guidance of the Secretary to the Ministry Mrs. ...

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Hon.Governor Meets C.V.Vigneshwaran

Hon.Governor Meets C.V.Vigneshwaran

Former Chief Minister of Northern Province C.V.Vigneshwaran had a discussion with the Hon.Governor at Governor official residence in Jaffna. Political and development issues faced by the Tamil people were discussed ...

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Governor visits the Iranaimadu Reservoir

Governor visits the Iranaimadu Reservoir

Governor of Northern Province, Suren Raghawan, visited the Kilinochchi area and made a sudden surveillance visit to Iranaimadu Reservoir on 10thJanuary 2019. Governor made this visit in accordance with the ...

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New Governor assumes office

New Governor assumes office

New Governor of the Northern Province, Hon. Dr. Suren Raghavan assumed office at the auspicious time on 09th January 2019 in Jaffna. At a gathering of locals in the Old Park ...

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Dr.Suren Raghavan is appointed as New Governor of Northern Province

Dr.Suren Raghavan is appointed as New Governor of Northern Province

Dr.Suren Rāghavan was sworn in as Northern Province Governor before President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat, on 07th January 2019. Post Views: 0

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Agri -Business Farmer Partnership Agreement

Agri -Business Farmer Partnership Agreement

Agri-Business Farmer Partnership Agreement for Market Linkage for four Agriculture commodities was ceremonially handed over by the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Economic Affairs, Livestock Development, Irrigation, and Fisheries and Aquatic ...

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New Appointments of Nursing Officers

New Appointments of Nursing Officers

The ceremony of issuing appointment letters to newly recruited Nursing Officers was held on 14th February 2019 at the Conference Hall of Provincial Department of Health in Pannai, Jaffna. Provincial Director ...

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Surgical Achievement in Kilinochchi General Hospital

Surgical Achievement in Kilinochchi General Hospital

Total Knee Replacement Surgery has been successfully done on 28 January 2019 in Kilinochchi District General Hospital for the first time in history. Even though there is no separate Orthopaedic ...

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Male & Female Wards in Atchuveli Divisional Hospital opened

Male & Female Wards in Atchuveli Divisional Hospital opened

newly constructed male and female wards were declared open at Atchuveli Divisional Hospital with the presence of Secretary of Health Ministry S.Thiruvakaran and  Provincial Director of Health Services Dr.A.Ketheeswaran on 14th December ...

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Provincial Dengue Control Review Meeting held

Provincial Dengue Control Review Meeting held

A meeting to review the Dengue Control Programme was held on 08thJanuary 2019 in the Ministry of Health, Northern Province. The Secretary Ministry of Health S.Thiruvakaran chaired the meeting. The Director – ...

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Ombudsman Commission formed to investigate sexual harassment against women in the provincial education sector – Governor

Ombudsman Commission formed to investigate sexual harassment against women in the provincial education sector – Governor

Many complaints regarding gender unbalanced and the sexual harassment against women in the provincial education sector have been put forward to Governor of Northern Province. Accordingly, Governor Suren Raghavan has ...

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