NEWS AND EVENTS

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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Further concepts on Rural Extension and Organic farming

Further concepts on Rural Extension and Organic farming

The field day on Introduction of Short aged paddy varieties was held at the field of farmer M.Kunam in Ariyalai East under the chairmanship of Mrs.T.Jegasutha Agriculture Instructor for Nallur ...

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Courtesy Visit of Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka and the Maldives

Courtesy Visit of Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka and the Maldives

The Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka and the Maldives Mr. Thorbjorn Gaustadsether had a courtesy visit to the Chief Secretary’s Office on 07th Feb 2019 and had discussion with ...

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The Field Day on the Introduction of Paddy Cultivation with Technology of Row Seeding

The Field Day on the Introduction of Paddy Cultivation with Technology of Row Seeding

The Field Day on the Introduction of Paddy Cultivation with Technology of Row Seeding was held at the field of farmer K.Yogaewaran in Sanguvely North under the chairmanship of A.Sutharsanan ...

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Rally  for creating awareness among farmers and general public on controlling fall Army worm

Rally for creating awareness among farmers and general public on controlling fall Army worm

All over Sri Lanka the fall army worm damaging the crops have been reported in Kilinochchi district its damage in crops has been reported from many places. Rally with the ...

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The Field was held in Thenivayal, Navaly North under the chairmanship of Mr. Jeevan Croos Agriculture Instructor for the AI range Sandilipay in Jaffna district. Provincial Director of Agriculture Mr.S.Sivakumar ...

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71st Independence Celebrations held at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat

71st Independence Celebrations held at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat

71st Independence Day celebration was held on 04th February 2019 at the premises of the Chief Secretary’s Secretariat, Northern Province. The National flag was hoisted by the Deputy Chief Secretary-Administration, ...

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Rally for creating awareness among farmers and general public on controlling fall army worm

Rally for creating awareness among farmers and general public on controlling fall army worm

With the objective of creating awareness for controlling fall armyworm Provincial Department of Agriculture has started implementing various awareness programs. As one of such programmes, a rally was started from ...

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