The opening ceremony of the newly built government veterinary office for Mannar town division, constructed under the medium term livestock development programme implemented by line ministry (Livestock Development) has been ceremonially declared opened by Hon. Mrs. P.S.M Charles, the Governor of Northern Province, on 6th of January, 2021.
Mr.A.Pathinathan, Chief Secretary, Northern Province graced the ceremony as special guest and Mr. A. Sivabalsundran, Secretary, Provincial Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Province has chaired the ceremony. Dr.S.Vaseeharan, Provincial Director of the Department of Animal Production and Health & Mr. M.Pratheep Divisional Secretary of Mannar Town division also participated to grace the event.
Hence the old building of this office had been often affected with flood during rainy seasons as the elevation of the land was below the level of surrounding area, it was demolished and the new building was constructed Rs,(Mn) 11.44 has been spent on construction of this office Building. The Provincial department of building executed the construction work.
The Deputy Director, Department of Animal Production and Health, Mannar district, Dr.S.C.Vimalakumar, Government Veterinary Surgeons from Mannar district and subordinates have arranged the ceremony colourfully.