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Distribution of New Ultrasound Scanner to Mullaitivu District Hospital

Distribution of New Ultrasound Scanner to Mullaitivu District Hospital

A new ultrasound scanner worth 5.6 Mn rupees was distributed by the International Medical Health Organization to Mullaitivu District Hospital. An event in this regard was held on 21st November ...
Discussion on Easy Payment Scheme and Loan Scheme for Agriculture

Discussion on Easy Payment Scheme and Loan Scheme for Agriculture

A discussion between the Governor of the Northern Province Hon. Mrs. P.S.M. and all the Regional Bank Managers on the Easy Payment Scheme and Credit Scheme for Agriculture was held ...
Discussion on Promoting New Varieties in Chilli Cultivation in the Northern Province

Discussion on Promoting New Varieties in Chilli Cultivation in the Northern Province

A discussion between the representatives of Ceylon Veg Tech and Ceylon Vege Tech (Pvt) Ltd, and Hon. Governor, Northern Province, Mrs P. S. M. Charles, on promoting the new type ...
Discussion on Financial Management Practices

Discussion on Financial Management Practices

A discussion on the financial management practices of the departments under the purview of Northern Province was held on 18 November 2020 at the Governor’s Secretariat of the Northern Province. ...
Discussion with the Chamber of Commerce

Discussion with the Chamber of Commerce

A discussion between the Jaffna Chamber of Commerce and the Hon. Governor of the Northern Province on the issues faced by the jewellers in the field of trade was held ...
National Program for Improving Rural Economy – Rural Infrastructure Development Committee Meeting

National Program for Improving Rural Economy – Rural Infrastructure Development Committee Meeting

Under the National Plan for Building a Rural Economy, the meeting for the Jaffna-Kilinochchi districts was held at 10 am on 06 November 2020 at the Jaffna District Secretariat Auditorium. ...
Review Meeting of Northern COVID- 19 Eradication Task Force

Review Meeting of Northern COVID- 19 Eradication Task Force

A review meeting on the risk of COVID-19 virus infection in the Northern Province was held on 04 November 2020 at 10 am in the auditorium of the Governor’s Secretariat ...
Governor’s Special Press Release

Governor’s Special Press Release

Intensive measures have been taken to control the spread of coronavirus in all the five districts of the Northern Province. The navy is engaged in special patrols to prevent intruders, ...
Power Loom Production Center declared open at Thumpalai, Point Pedro

Power Loom Production Center declared open at Thumpalai, Point Pedro

A power loom production center, constructed by the Department of Industries, Northern Province at Thumpalai South, Point Pedro was ceremonially declared open on 29th October 2020. This center was constructed ...
Discussion with the sectoral Secretaries

Discussion with the sectoral Secretaries

A discussion with the Secretaries to all the sectors of the Northern Province was held at the Governor’s Secretariat on 27 October 2020 at 9.30 am under the chairmanship of ...
Ceremony to issue Appointment Letters to Transport Authority Employees

Ceremony to issue Appointment Letters to Transport Authority Employees

The ceremony to issue appointment letters of permanency to Management Assistants and Timekeepers who have already served in the Transport Authority on a temporary and contract basis was held at ...
Promotion of Murunga cultivation under Drip Irrigation

Promotion of Murunga cultivation under Drip Irrigation

A field day on “Promotion of Murunga Cultivation under Drip Irrigation” was held at Tholpuram AI range in Jaffna District under the chairmanship of Agriculture Instructor, Tholpuram in one of ...
Grade V Scholarship & G.C.E(A/L) Examination 2020

Grade V Scholarship & G.C.E(A/L) Examination 2020

Grade V scholarship examination 2020 will be held on 11th October 2020 throughout the country. 18,387 students from 12 education zones of Northern Province sit for the exam. Meanwhile, the ...
Agricultural Exhibition in Kilinochchi District as a combination of modern technologies

Agricultural Exhibition in Kilinochchi District as a combination of modern technologies

The Agricultural Exhibition – 2020 was held at DATC, Vaddakachchi, Kilinochchi in grand scale from 9.00 pm to 5.00 pm with the theme of “Towards the self-reliant agriculture economic development”. ...
A grant-in-aid event for those currently contributing to the arts and literature sector and living below the poverty line

A grant-in-aid event for those currently contributing to the arts and literature sector and living below the poverty line

The event of a grant-in-aid for those currently contributing to the arts and literature sector and living below the poverty line was held on 06 October 2020 at the Jaffna ...
Unveiling  the plaque of Northern Provincial Council

Unveiling the plaque of Northern Provincial Council

The  plaque of Northern Provincial Council  erected at the Provincial Council  Complex at  Kaithady  was unveiled by the Hon. Chairman of the Northern Provincial Council  on  29th of September 2020 ...
Agriculture Exhibition – 2020

Agriculture Exhibition – 2020

An Agriculture Exhibition has been planned to be held at the District Agriculture Training Center, Vaddakachchi in Kilinochchi District on 1st & 2nd of October 2020 at 9.00 am to ...
Official launch of the community based destination marketing campaign in parallel with the World Tourism Day celebration of Northern Province.

Official launch of the community based destination marketing campaign in parallel with the World Tourism Day celebration of Northern Province.

UNWTO, the United Nations World Tourism Organization has declared 2020 under the gigantic theme of “Tourism and Rural Development” with the purpose of aligning the rural community under the flagship ...
“Jaffna Healthy City” Programme Introductory Meeting

“Jaffna Healthy City” Programme Introductory Meeting

The Ministry of Education, Ministry of Health , Jaffna Municipal Council and Community & family Medicine department of the Jaffna university medical faculty is organizing activities related to maintaining health ...
Visit of Hon. Minister of Agriculture to Jaffna & Kilinochchi Districts

Visit of Hon. Minister of Agriculture to Jaffna & Kilinochchi Districts

In order to increase the Agriculture Production in Jaffna and Kilinochchi Districts, Mahindananda Aluthgamagae, Hon. Minister of Agriculture has visited to Jaffna District on 15.09.2020 and he has observed the ...
Health Ministry Sectoral Review Meeting for Year 2020

Health Ministry Sectoral Review Meeting for Year 2020

The sectoral review meeting of Health, Indigenous and Probation and Child Care Services was held on 15th September 2020 at 9.20 am at the conference hall of Department of Health ...
Induction Training Programme for newly recruited Management Service Officers

Induction Training Programme for newly recruited Management Service Officers

An induction training programme for recently recruited Management Service Officers has been organized by Management Development Training Unit, Northern Province from 14th September 2020. The training programme was inaugurated by ...
Training of Health Staff of Northern Province at ASIRI Hospital, Colombo

Training of Health Staff of Northern Province at ASIRI Hospital, Colombo

A training programme to improve the quality of healthcare services was organized to the Health staff of Northern Province at ASIRI Central Hospital, Colombo. The training programmes were organized into ...
Workshop on Project Proposal Writing Training held at Dept. of Industries

Workshop on Project Proposal Writing Training held at Dept. of Industries

A workshop on Project Proposal Writing was held at the Department of Industries, Northern Province on 08th September 2020 at the Conference Hall of the Department. Department Development Officers from ...
Governor of Central Bank of SL calls on NP Governor

Governor of Central Bank of SL calls on NP Governor

Governor of Central Bank of Sri Lanka Deshamanya Pro.W.D.Lakshman met Hon. Governor of Northern Province Mrs. P.S.M.Charles at her office in Jaffna on 07th September 2020. Their discussion focused on ...
Renovated Children Ward handed over – Point Pedro Base hospital

Renovated Children Ward handed over – Point Pedro Base hospital

The opening ceremony of renovated children ward, constructed in Point Pedro Base hospital were held on 07th September 2020. The Governor of Northern Province Hon. Mrs. P.S.M. Charles graced these occasions ...
1st Provincial Planning Committee Meeting (PPC)

1st Provincial Planning Committee Meeting (PPC)

1st Provincial Planning Committee (PPC) Meeting for the year 2020, was held on 3rd September 2020 at 10.00 am at the Conference Hall, Provincial Department of Health Services, Northern Province, ...
Field day on Harvesting of Cowpea

Field day on Harvesting of Cowpea

Under the Small holder Agri business Partnership Programme, Field day on harvesting of cowpea has been conducted in the field of the farmer Mr.C.Ragu at Indrapuram village, Kilali AI range ...
New School Buildings opened in Northern Province

New School Buildings opened in Northern Province

The opening ceremonies of new school buildings, constructed in Northern Province under the funds of PSDG and NSBS were held on 21st August 2020. The Governor of Northern Province Hon. ...
Opening Ceremony of New Irrigation Engineer’s Office – Kilinochchi West

Opening Ceremony of New Irrigation Engineer’s Office – Kilinochchi West

The opening ceremony of the newly created Irrigation Engineering Office – Kilinochchi West was held on 21 August 2020. Hon. Governor of Northern Province Mrs.P.S.M Charles graced the event as ...
A field day on harvesting of Mango and Banana fruits

A field day on harvesting of Mango and Banana fruits

A field day on harvesting of Mango and Banana fruits was held on 21.08.2020 at 10.00 am under the chairmanship Mr.M.Mahilan, Agriculture Instructor, Mulankavil AI range with the guidance of ...
New Principal Office Building Opened at Mn/ Thevanpiddy R.C.T.M.V

New Principal Office Building Opened at Mn/ Thevanpiddy R.C.T.M.V

The opening ceremonies of New Principal Office, constructed at Mn/ Thevanpiddy Roman Catholic Tamil MV under the fund of PSDG, cost of Rs.3.7 Mn , was held on 20th August ...
The Field Day on Harvesting of Finger Millet in Kilinochchi District

The Field Day on Harvesting of Finger Millet in Kilinochchi District

A Field Day on Harvesting of Finger Millet was held at one of the beneficiary farmer Mr.M.Rajagopal’s field under the chairmanship of Mr.P.Atputhachandran, Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture, Kilinochchi at ...
Discussion regarding the efficiency of Agro Meteorological Advisory Dissemination for Yala, 2020 in Vavuniya District

Discussion regarding the efficiency of Agro Meteorological Advisory Dissemination for Yala, 2020 in Vavuniya District

A gathering between staff of the Provincial Department of Agriculture, Vavuniya and the staff of the PALM foundation has been arranged at DATC, Muruganoor on 14.08.2020 to review the progress ...
New teachers quarters opened in Mu/ Koddaikaddiyakulam MV

New teachers quarters opened in Mu/ Koddaikaddiyakulam MV

The opening ceremonies of new New teachers quarters, constructed at Mu/ Koddaikaddiyakulam MV under the fund of NSBS, cost of Rs.2.5 Mn , was held on 30th July 2020. The ...
New School Buildings opened in Northern Province

New School Buildings opened in Northern Province

The opening ceremonies of new school buildings, constructed in Northern Province under the funds of PSDG, NSBS and ONUR were held on 28th and 29th July 2020. The Governor of ...
New Hospital Buildings opened in Northern Province

New Hospital Buildings opened in Northern Province

The opening ceremonies of new hospital buildings, constructed under the PSDG fund in Northern Province were held on 28th and 29th July 2020. The Governor of Northern Province Hon. Mrs. ...
Opening ceremony of ACLG Office’s new quarters building  in Mannar district

Opening ceremony of ACLG Office’s new quarters building in Mannar district

New Quarters building of the ACLG Office, Mannar was ceremonially declared open by Governor of Northern Province Mrs.P.S.M. Charles on 28th July 2020. Chief Secretary, Northern Province A. Pathinathan and ...
Other Field Crop cultivation

Other Field Crop cultivation

Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Northern Province Mr. A.Sivabalasundaran, Provincial Director of Agriculture, Northern Province  Mr. S.Sivakumar and other relevant officials made a field visit to Mannar District on 27th July ...
Field visit to the fields established under Agriculture Sector Modernization Project

Field visit to the fields established under Agriculture Sector Modernization Project

Provincial Director of Agriculture, Northern Province Mr.S.Sivakumar, Deputy Project Director, Project Management Unit, Mr.Dammika Gunawardhana, Agricultural Scientist Mr.Sunil Gowina and Programme officer Mr.Chandana and the staff from Provincial Department of ...
The Field Day on Harvesting of Lanka Jumbo Peanut for Seed Production

The Field Day on Harvesting of Lanka Jumbo Peanut for Seed Production

The Agriculture Sector Modernization Project has been implemented with the support of World Bank in Kilinochchi District for promoting the seed production of ground nut and enhance the living standard ...
Field Visit to Saline Tract Paddy Cultivating areas, Crop Diversification Practicing areas and Vegetable Cultivating areas

Field Visit to Saline Tract Paddy Cultivating areas, Crop Diversification Practicing areas and Vegetable Cultivating areas

A field visit has been conducted with the participation of Sri Lankan Representatives Eng. Weber Xia and Mr.Gao Feng from China Railway International Group CO, Ltd and staff of Provincial ...
Field visit to Papaw cultivation under ASMP

Field visit to Papaw cultivation under ASMP

A team headed by the Provincial Director of Agriculture Mr.S.Sivakumarvisited papaw fields established by farmers with the support of Agriculture Sector Modernization Project (ASMP)at Sanasiparanthan in Vavuniya district on 24.07.2020. ...
Opening Ceremony of School Buildings

Opening Ceremony of School Buildings

The new classroom buildings of the following schools, constructed under the fund of PSDG, NSBS and Resettlement Fund, were declared open by the Hon.Governor on 17th July 2020. J/St. John ...
Opening Ceremony of MOH Office, Nallur

Opening Ceremony of MOH Office, Nallur

The opening ceremony of the MOH Office, Nallur was held on 17th July 2020, newly constructed under PSDG , was ceremoniously conducted , under the chairmanship of Dr. A.Jeyakumaran.  Governor ...
Exporting of Guava from Mullaitivu District to European Countries

Exporting of Guava from Mullaitivu District to European Countries

Provincial Director of Agriculture, Northern Province Mr.S.Sivakumar, Mullaitivu Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture Mr.P.Uganathan, Agriculture Instructor Mr.Vilampithan and GAP Officer participated in Inaugural Sales of Guava Fruits at the Guava ...
Opening Ceremony of School Buildings

Opening Ceremony of School Buildings

The new classroom buildings of the following schools, constructed under the fund of PSDG, NSBS and Resettlement Fund, were declared open by the Governor of Northern Province on 23rd  July ...
Exposure visit to Jumbo peanut field in Kilinochchi district

Exposure visit to Jumbo peanut field in Kilinochchi district

The Agriculture Sector Modernization Project has been implemented in Kilinochchi District for promoting the seed production of ground nut and enhance the living standard of the farmers. Under this project, ...
Opening Ceremony of Housing Project

Opening Ceremony of Housing Project

The housing project implemented under the Ministry of Urban Development Water Supply and Housing facilities was ceremonially jointly declared open by Governor of Northern Province Mrs. P.S.M Charles and Security ...
Distribution ceremony of COVID 19 protective & preventive equipment

Distribution ceremony of COVID 19 protective & preventive equipment

The Capacity Development of Local Government Project (CDLG) funded by European Union is being implemented in the Northern Province by UNDP through the Department of Local Government, Northern Province. The ...
COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு

COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு

இலங்கையின் துடுப்பாட்ட அணியின் முன்னாள் வீரரும் தலைவருமான மகேல ஜயவர்த்தன அவர்களின் நிதிப் பங்களிப்பில் வடக்கு மாகாண கௌரவ ஆளுநர் திருமதி பி.எஸ்.எம்.சாள்ஸ் அவர்களின் ஏற்பாட்டில் வடக்கு மாகாண பிரதம செயலாளர் திரு அ.பத்திநாதன் அவர்களின் வழிகாட்டலின் கீழ் மாகாண சமூக ...
Opening Ceremony of Management Development Training Unit, Northern Province

Opening Ceremony of Management Development Training Unit, Northern Province

The Complex of Management Development Training Unit, Northern Province at Kanagapuram, Kilinochchi was ceremoniously declared open on 25th June 2020 by the Governor of Northern Province. Chief Secretary, Northern Province ...
மன்னார் மாவட்டத்தில் குளங்கள் கிராமங்களின் மறுமலர்ச்சி (CRIWMP)திட்ட அமுலாக்கல் தொடர்பான கூட்டம்

மன்னார் மாவட்டத்தில் குளங்கள் கிராமங்களின் மறுமலர்ச்சி (CRIWMP)திட்ட அமுலாக்கல் தொடர்பான கூட்டம்

குளங்கள் கிராமங்களின் மறுமலர்ச்சி திட்ட அமுலாக்கல்(CRIWMP) கூட்டமானது வடமாகாண விவசாயப் பணிப்பாளர் தலைமையில் 23.06.2020 ஆம் திகதி மன்னார் மாவட்ட விவசாயப் பயிற்சி நிலையத்தில் நடைபெற்றது. இந் நிகழ்வுக்கு மன்னார் மாவட்ட பிரதி மாகாண விவசாயப் பணிப்பாளர் மற்றும் இத் திட்டத்துடன் ...
சின்ன வெங்காய செய்கை உண்மை விதை உற்பத்தியில் கிளிநொச்சி விவசாயிகள்

சின்ன வெங்காய செய்கை உண்மை விதை உற்பத்தியில் கிளிநொச்சி விவசாயிகள்

சின்னவெங்காயச் செய்கையை மேற்கொள்வதால் விவசாயிகள் குறுகிய காலத்தில் அதிக வருமானத்தை ஈட்டிக்கொள்கின்றார்கள். சீரற்ற காலநிலை நிலவும் போது வெங்காயச் செய்கையானது பெரிதும் பாதிக்கப்படுவதால் விதை வெங்காயத்திற்கு உச்ச விலையுடன் தட்டுப்பாடான நிலையும் ஏற்படுகிறது. விவசாயிகளால் பயிரிடப்படும் வேதாள வெங்காய இனங்கள்; காலபோகத்தில் ...
முன்னாள் பிரதம செயலாளர் அமரர் சிவகுருநாதன் ரங்கராஜா அவர்களிற்கான இரங்கல் நிகழ்வு நடைபெற்றது

முன்னாள் பிரதம செயலாளர் அமரர் சிவகுருநாதன் ரங்கராஜா அவர்களிற்கான இரங்கல் நிகழ்வு நடைபெற்றது

கடந்த 15.06.2020 அன்று இயற்கையெய்திய முன்னாள் பிரதம செயலாளர் அமரர். சிவகுருநாதன் ரங்கராஜா அவர்களது இரங்கல் நிகழ்வு கைதடியிலுள்ள வடக்கு மாகாண பேரவைச் செயலகத்தின் மாநாட்டு மண்டபத்தில் 23.06.2020 ஆம் திகதி நடைபெற்றது. இந் நிகழ்வானது அகவணக்கத்துடன் ஆரம்பமாகி பிரதம செயலாளர் ...
Celebrated the 6th International Day of Yoga on 21 June, 2020

Celebrated the 6th International Day of Yoga on 21 June, 2020

The Consulate General of India in Jaffna celebrated the 6th International Day of Yoga on 21 June, 2020 in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports and Youth ...
தன்னார்வ சேவையாளன் அமரர் சிவகுருநாதன் ரங்கராஜா அவர்களிற்கான இரங்கல்

தன்னார்வ சேவையாளன் அமரர் சிவகுருநாதன் ரங்கராஜா அவர்களிற்கான இரங்கல்

இவ்வுலகில் பலர் மானிடராக அவதரித்து மறைவது இயல்பானதெனினும் சிலரது இழப்பு இவ்வுலகை விட்டு பிரிகின்றபோது எமக்கு ஈடு இணையில்லா இழப்பாக அமைந்து விடுகிறது. அந்த வகையில் அமரர் சிவகுருநாதன் ரங்கராஜா அவர்களின் இழப்பு வடமாகாணத்திற்கு ஓர் பாரிய இழப்பாகும். அமரர் அவர்கள் ...
வடமாகாணத்தில் நெற்செய்கை மேற்கொள்ளும் விவசாயிகளுக்கு உதவும் வகையில் ஸ்தாபிக்கப்படவுள்ள தானியக் களஞ்சியசாலைகள்

வடமாகாணத்தில் நெற்செய்கை மேற்கொள்ளும் விவசாயிகளுக்கு உதவும் வகையில் ஸ்தாபிக்கப்படவுள்ள தானியக் களஞ்சியசாலைகள்

வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் அவர்களின் பணிப்பின் பேரில் வடமாகாண விவசாயத் திணைக்களமானது மாகாண கட்டடங்கள் திணைக்களத்தின் ஒத்துழைப்போடு காலநிலைக்கு சீரமைவான நீர்ப்பாசன விவசாய திட்டத்தின் (CSIAP) கீழ் உலக வங்கியின் நிதி அனுசரணையுடன் முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் பெரிய அளவிலான தானியக் களஞ்சியசாலை கட்டமைப்பதற்கான ...
கௌரவ ஆளுநரின் இரங்கல் செய்தி

கௌரவ ஆளுநரின் இரங்கல் செய்தி

கௌரவ அமைச்சர் திரு. ஆறுமுகம் தொண்டமான் அவர்களின் திடீர் மறைவானது அவரது குடும்பத்தினருக்கு மட்டுமன்றி மலையகவாழ் மக்களுக்கும் எமக்கும் பேரதிர்ச்சியையம் பெருந்துயரினையும் ஏற்படுத்தியுள்ளது. நாட்டு மக்களின் மேன்மைக்காகவும் நாட்டின் முன்னேற்திற்காகவும் பெரும் பணி செய்த ஒருவராகக் காணப்படுவதுடன் அவரது நீண்ட கால ...
Distribution of Passion Seedlings under the Agriculture Sector Modernization Project

Distribution of Passion Seedlings under the Agriculture Sector Modernization Project

Agriculture Sector Modernization Project has been implemented in Northern Province by its Project Office in collaboration with the Provincial Department of Agriculture with the funding of World Bank. A Programme ...
COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு

COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு

தொழிலதிபரும் சமூக ஆர்வலருமான திரு நோயல் செல்வநாயகம் (Chairman, SENOK Vehicle Combine Pvt. Ltd) அவர்களின் நிதிப் பங்களிப்பில் வடக்கு மாகாண கௌரவ ஆளுநர் திருமதி பி.எஸ்.எம்.சாள்ஸ் அவர்களின் ஏற்பாட்டில் வடக்கு மாகாண பிரதம செயலாளர் திரு அ.பத்திநாதன் அவர்களின் ...
Groundnut Seeds distribution programme and the creation of community-level organizations

Groundnut Seeds distribution programme and the creation of community-level organizations

Promotion of Groundnut Seed Production Programmes using Climate Smart Technologies has been commenced in Mullaitivu District under Climate Smart Irrigated Agriculture Project (CSIAP) to increase the food production to ensure ...
முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்திலுள்ள மிக வறிய மாற்றுத்திறனாளிகளின் குடும்பங்களுக்கான உலர் உணவு விநியோகம்

முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்திலுள்ள மிக வறிய மாற்றுத்திறனாளிகளின் குடும்பங்களுக்கான உலர் உணவு விநியோகம்

சிறுவர்களுக்கான அபிவிருத்தி நிலைய நிறைவேற்றுப் பணிப்பாளரது கோரிக்கைக்கு அமைவாக, COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் வாழ்வாதாரதத்தை இழந்த மிக வறிய நிலையிலுள்ள மாற்றுத் திறனாளிகளின் குடும்பங்களுக்கு வடக்கு மாகாண சமூக சேவைகள் திணைக்களப் பணிப்பாளர் திருமதி. வனஜா ...
COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு –மன்னார்

COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு –மன்னார்

தொழிலதிபரும் சமூக ஆர்வலருமான திரு நோயல் செல்வநாயகம் (Chairman, SENOK Vehicle Combine Pvt. Ltd) அவர்களின் நிதிப் பங்களிப்பில் வடக்கு மாகாண கௌரவ ஆளுநர் திருமதி பி.எஸ்.எம்.சாள்ஸ் அவர்களின் ஏற்பாட்டில் வடக்கு மாகாண பிரதம செயலாளர் திரு அ.பத்திநாதன் அவர்களின் ...
COVID 19 காலத்தைத் தொடர்ந்து தொழில்வாய்ப்பை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு – கிளிநொச்சி

COVID 19 காலத்தைத் தொடர்ந்து தொழில்வாய்ப்பை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு – கிளிநொச்சி

தொழிலதிபரும் சமூக ஆர்வலருமான திரு நோயல் செல்வநாயகம் (Chairman, SENOK Vehicle Combine Pvt. Ltd) அவர்களின் நிதிப் பங்களிப்பில் வடக்கு மாகாண கௌரவ ஆளுநர் திருமதி பி.எஸ்.எம்.சாள்ஸ் அவர்களின் ஏற்பாட்டில் வடக்கு மாகாண பிரதம செயலாளர் திரு அ.பத்திநாதன் அவர்களின் ...
COVID 19 காலத்தைத் தொடர்ந்து தொழில்வாய்ப்பை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு – முல்லைத்தீவு

COVID 19 காலத்தைத் தொடர்ந்து தொழில்வாய்ப்பை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு – முல்லைத்தீவு

தொழிலதிபரும் சமூக ஆர்வலருமான திரு நோயல் செல்வநாயகம் (Chairman, SENOK Vehicle Combine Pvt. Ltd) அவர்களின் நிதிப் பங்களிப்பில் வடக்கு மாகாண கௌரவ ஆளுநர் திருமதி பி.எஸ்.எம்.சாள்ஸ் அவர்களின் ஏற்பாட்டில் வடக்கு மாகாண பிரதம செயலாளர் திரு அ.பத்திநாதன் அவர்களின் ...
COVID 19  உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு  -வவுனியா

COVID 19 உலகளாவிய தொற்றுக் காரணமாக வாழ்வாதாரத்தை இழந்த நலிவுற்ற மக்களுக்கான இடர்காலக் கொடுப்பனவு -வவுனியா

தொழிலதிபரும் சமூக ஆர்வலருமான திரு நோயல் செல்வநாயகம் (Chairman, SENOK Vehicle Combine Pvt. Ltd) அவர்களின் நிதிப் பங்களிப்பில் வடக்கு மாகாண கௌரவ ஆளுநர் திருமதி பி.எஸ்.எம்.சாள்ஸ் அவர்களின் ஏற்பாட்டில் வடக்கு மாகாண பிரதம செயலாளர் திரு அ.பத்திநாதன் அவர்களின் ...
கொவிட் – 19 (COVID – 19) நெருக்கடி நிலையின் போது கூட்டுறவு துறையின்  உன்னத சேவை

கொவிட் – 19 (COVID – 19) நெருக்கடி நிலையின் போது கூட்டுறவு துறையின்  உன்னத சேவை

இலங்கையின் வடக்கு மாகாணத்தில் கூட்டுறவுத் துறைக்கென சிறப்பான ஓர் இடம் உண்டு. கடந்த காலங்களில் பல்வேறு அனர்த்தங்கள் மற்றும் நெருக்கடியான நிலைமைகளின் போது கூட்டுறவுச் சங்கங்கள் தமது அங்கத்தவர்களுக்கு மட்டுமன்றி முழு மக்களுக்குமே மிகவும் சிறப்பாக சேவையாற்றி வந்துள்ளன. அந்தவகையில் நாட்டின்  ...
முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் சிறுபோகம் 2020இல் உப உணவுப் பயிர்களின் உற்பத்தித்திறனை அதிகரிக்கும் முகமாக நடைமுறைப்படுத்தப்படும் CSIAP திட்டம்

முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் சிறுபோகம் 2020இல் உப உணவுப் பயிர்களின் உற்பத்தித்திறனை அதிகரிக்கும் முகமாக நடைமுறைப்படுத்தப்படும் CSIAP திட்டம்

முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் சிறுபோகம் 2020இல் உப உணவுப் பயிர்களின் உற்பத்தித்திறனை அதிகரிக்கும் முகமாக உலக வங்கியின் நிதி அனுசரணையுடன் நடைமுறைப்படுத்தப்படும் காலநிலைக்கு சீரமைவான நீர்ப்பாசன விவசாயத் திட்டம் (CSIAP) கொரோனா வைரஸ் அனர்த்த நிலைமை காரணமாக அனைத்து நாடுகளினதும் இயல்பு வாழ்க்கை ...
கறிமிளகாயில் இருந்து உப்பு கறிமிளகாய் வற்றல் செய்து பெறுமதி சேர்த்து இலாபம் பெறுவோம்

கறிமிளகாயில் இருந்து உப்பு கறிமிளகாய் வற்றல் செய்து பெறுமதி சேர்த்து இலாபம் பெறுவோம்

யாழ்ப்பாண மாவட்டத்தில் உற்பத்தி செய்யப்படுகின்ற மரக்கறிப்பயிர்களில் ஒன்றாக கறிமிளகாய் காணப்படுகிறது. தீவகப்பிரதேசங்களில் ஜப்பசி கார்த்திகை மாதங்களில்; கறிமிளகாய் பயிர் கூடுதலான விஸ்தீரணத்தில் பயிரிடப்படுகிறது. வேலணை விவசாயப் போதனாசிரியர் பிரிவில் 12ஹெக்ரயர் விஸ்தீரணத்தில் கறிமிளகாய் பயிர்ச் செய்கை இடம்பெறுகிறது. கறிமிளகாய் செய்கையின் போது ...
Education Activities during COVID 19 up to 12th May 2020

Education Activities during COVID 19 up to 12th May 2020

Schools have been closed inevitably due to the Corona Pandemic. In order to rectify problems regarding academic measures, it has been directed by the Government for the schools to be ...
Academic Measures for Students in Northern Province in Corona Pandemic Situation

Academic Measures for Students in Northern Province in Corona Pandemic Situation

Schools have been closed inevitably due to the Corona Pandemic. In order to rectify problems regarding academic measures, it has been directed by the Government for the schools to be ...
யாழ் மாவட்டத்தில் சௌபாக்கியா தேசிய உணவு உற்பத்தி திட்டத்தின் கீழ் குரக்கன் நாற்று நடுகைக்கான வயல் விழா நிகழ்வு

யாழ் மாவட்டத்தில் சௌபாக்கியா தேசிய உணவு உற்பத்தி திட்டத்தின் கீழ் குரக்கன் நாற்று நடுகைக்கான வயல் விழா நிகழ்வு

யாழ் மாவட்டத்தில் சௌபாக்கியா தேசிய உணவு உற்பத்தி திட்டத்தின் கீழ் குரக்கன் நாற்று நடுகைக்கான வயல் விழா நிகழ்வு மத்திய விவசாய அமைச்சு மற்றும் மத்திய விவசாய திணைக்களத்தின் அனுசரணையுடன் வடமாகாண விவசாய திணைக்களத்தால் நடைமுறைப்படுத்தப்படும் தேசிய உணவு உற்பத்தி திட்டத்தின் ...
Results Analysis of G.C.E O/L – 2019

Results Analysis of G.C.E O/L – 2019

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வீட்டுத் தோட்ட அபிவிருத்தி மற்றும் மறுவயற் பயிர்ச்செய்கையை ஊக்குவிப்பதற்காக நடமாடும் சேவையினுடாக விதை மற்றும் நடுகைப்பொருள் விற்பனை

வீட்டுத் தோட்ட அபிவிருத்தி மற்றும் மறுவயற் பயிர்ச்செய்கையை ஊக்குவிப்பதற்காக நடமாடும் சேவையினுடாக விதை மற்றும் நடுகைப்பொருள் விற்பனை

உலகளாவிய ரீதியில் கொரோனா நோயின் பரவலினால் எதிர்காலத்தில் வெளிநாடுகளில் இருந்து இறக்குமதி செய்யப்படும் உணவுப் பொருட்களின் இறக்குமதி பாதிக்கப்படுவதற்கான சாத்தியக்கூறுகள் நிவவுகின்றன. நமது பிரதேசங்களில் நிலவுகின்ற அசாதாரண சூழ்நிலை மற்றும் ஊரடங்குச் சட்ட நடைமுறைகள் ஆகியவற்றினால் பயிர்ச்செய்கையை மேற்கொள்வதற்கான விதை மற்றும் ...
முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் காலநிலைக்குச் சீரமைவான நீர்ப்பாசன விவசாயச் செயற்றிட்டத்தின் கீழ் விதைகள் வழங்கும் நிகழ்வு

முல்லைத்தீவு மாவட்டத்தில் காலநிலைக்குச் சீரமைவான நீர்ப்பாசன விவசாயச் செயற்றிட்டத்தின் கீழ் விதைகள் வழங்கும் நிகழ்வு

உலகளாவிய ரீதியில் பாரிய தாக்கத்தினை ஏற்படுத்திக் கொண்டிருக்கும் கொரோனா வைரஸ் தாக்கத்தினால் வெளிநாட்டிலிருந்து இறக்குமதி செய்யப்படும் உணவுப் பொருட்களின் இறக்குமதி பாதிப்படைவதற்கான சாத்தியக்கூறுகள் காணப்படுகிறது. எனவே எதிர்காலத்தில் ஏற்படக்கூடிய உணவுத் தட்டுப்பாட்டினை எதிர்கொண்டு உணவுப் பாதுகாப்பினை நிலைநாட்டும் நோக்கில் மத்திய மற்றும் ...
Impact of Covid 19 disease outbreak on Economy of the Country and Food Security

Impact of Covid 19 disease outbreak on Economy of the Country and Food Security

This is to notify that the curfew has been in effective in entire Jaffna district from 20th March, 2020 to control the spread of the Corona Virus. As Agriculture Sector ...
Seed Production of Paddy and Other Field Crop Cultivation in Vavuniya District under CRIWMP Project

Seed Production of Paddy and Other Field Crop Cultivation in Vavuniya District under CRIWMP Project

Promotion of Paddy and Other Field Crops Production Programmes using Climate Resilient Technologies has been commenced in Vavuniya District under Climate Resilient Integrated Water Management Project (CRIWMP) to increase the ...
சௌபாக்கிய வீட்டுத்தோட்ட நிகழ்ச்சித் திட்டத்தின் கீழ் விதைப்பொதிகள் வழங்கும் நிகழ்வு

சௌபாக்கிய வீட்டுத்தோட்ட நிகழ்ச்சித் திட்டத்தின் கீழ் விதைப்பொதிகள் வழங்கும் நிகழ்வு

மத்திய விவசாய அமைச்சு மற்றும் மத்திய விவசாயத் திணைக்களத்தின் அனுசரணையுடன் வட மாகாண விவசாயத் திணைக்களத்தினால் அமுல்ப்படுத்தப்படும் சௌபாக்கிய வீட்டுத்தோட்ட நிகழ்ச்சித் திட்டத்தில் விதைப்பொதிகள் வழங்கும் நிகழ்வானது நல்லூர் விவசாயப் போதனாசிரியர் பிரிவில் விவசாயப் போதனாசிரியர் ம.கிரிதரன் அவர்களின் தலைமையில் கோண்டாவிலில் ...
சௌபாக்கியா வீட்டுத்தோட்டம்

சௌபாக்கியா வீட்டுத்தோட்டம்

மத்திய விவசாய அமைச்சு மற்றும் மத்திய விவசாயத் திணைக்களத்தின் அனுசரணையுடன் வட மாகாண விவசாயத் திணைக்களத்தினால் அமுல்படுத்தப்படும் “சௌபாக்கியா வீட்டுத்தோட்டம்” நிகழ்ச்சித் திட்டத்தில் வீட்டுத் தோட்ட விதைகள் விநியோகிக்கப்படுகிறது. யாழ்ப்பாணம் மற்றும் வவுனியா மாவட்டத்திற்கு தலா 10,000 வீட்டுத்தோட்ட விதைப் பொதிகளும் ...
ஊரடங்கு நேரத்தில் பொதுமக்களிற்கான சேவைகள் கிடைப்பதற்கான நடைமுறைகள்

ஊரடங்கு நேரத்தில் பொதுமக்களிற்கான சேவைகள் கிடைப்பதற்கான நடைமுறைகள்

வடமாகாண ஆளுநரின் அறிவுறுத்தலுக்கு அமைவாக வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் செயலகத்தில் யாழ் மாவட்ட கட்டளை தளபதி, யாழ் மாவட்ட பிரதி பொலிஸ்மா அதிபர், யாழ் மாவட்ட அரசாங்க அதிபர், மற்றும் ஏனைய அரச உயர் அதிகாரிகள் ஆகியோர் பங்கு பற்றிய 26.03.2020 இல் ...
Urgent announcement to the Jaffna People by Governor’s Secretariat Northern Province

Urgent announcement to the Jaffna People by Governor’s Secretariat Northern Province

A special prayer presided over by the senior pastor was held at Philadelphia Church in Kandy Road, Ariyalai, Jaffna on 15th March 2020(Last Sunday). And it was confirmed that the ...
வடமாகாணத்தினை பாதுகாக்க எல்லோரும் பொறுப்புணர்வுடன் நடந்துகொள்ள ஆளுநர் செயலகம் அறிவுறுத்தல்.

வடமாகாணத்தினை பாதுகாக்க எல்லோரும் பொறுப்புணர்வுடன் நடந்துகொள்ள ஆளுநர் செயலகம் அறிவுறுத்தல்.

வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் அவர்களின் அறிவுறுத்தலுக்கமைய 19 மார்ச் 2020 அன்று வியாழக்கிழமை நடந்த யாழ் வணிகர் சங்கத்தின் நிர்வாகசபைக் கூட்டத்தில் கொரோனா வைரஸின் தாக்கத்தினால் ஏற்பட்டிருக்கும் அவசர நிலையைக் கருத்தில் கொண்டு எடுக்கப்பட்ட தீர்மானத்திற்கு அமைவாக வர்த்தகர்களுக்கும், பொதுமக்களுக்கும் சில அறிவுறுத்தல்கள் ...
வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் செயலகத்தில் சுற்றுலா விடுதிகளின் உரிமையாளர்கள் மற்றும் முகாமையாளர்களுடனான கலந்துரையாடல்

வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் செயலகத்தில் சுற்றுலா விடுதிகளின் உரிமையாளர்கள் மற்றும் முகாமையாளர்களுடனான கலந்துரையாடல்

உலகையே அச்சுறுத்திகொண்டிருக்கும் கொரோனா வைரஸ் தாக்கத்தில் இருந்து இலங்கையின் வடமாகாணத்தில் உள்ள மக்களை பாதுகாப்பதற்கு பல்வேறு நடவடிக்கைகளை வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் முன்னெடுத்து வருகிறார். இலங்கையிலும் கொரோனா வைரஸ்ஸின் தொற்று தொடர்பிலான தகவலை அவதானிக்கும் போது வெளிநாடுகளில் இருந்து வந்தவர்கள் மற்றும் வெளிநாடு ...
மாகாணமட்டத்தில் கொரொனா விழிப்புணர்வு தொடர்பான கலந்துரையாடல்

மாகாணமட்டத்தில் கொரொனா விழிப்புணர்வு தொடர்பான கலந்துரையாடல்

வடமாகாண சுகாதார அமைச்சினால் மாகாண மட்டத்தில் கொரொனா தொடர்பான விழிப்புணர்வு கலந்துரையாடல் மாகாண சுகாதார திணைக்களத்தின் மாநாட்டு மண்டபத்தில் 17.03.2020 அன்று காலை 10.00 மணிக்கு நடைபெற்றது. வடமாகாண சுகாதார அமைச்சின் செயலாளர் திரு.பா.செந்தில்நந்தனன் தலைமையில் நடைபெற்றது வடமாகாணத்தில் கொரொனா தொற்று ...
ஆலயங்கள், தேவாலயங்கள் மற்றும் பள்ளிவாசல்களில் பொதுமக்கள் ஒன்றுகூடும் மேலதிக விசேட நிகழ்வுகள், விழாக்கள், வைபவங்கள் என்பவற்றை தவிர்க்குமாறு ஆளுநர் கோரிக்கை

ஆலயங்கள், தேவாலயங்கள் மற்றும் பள்ளிவாசல்களில் பொதுமக்கள் ஒன்றுகூடும் மேலதிக விசேட நிகழ்வுகள், விழாக்கள், வைபவங்கள் என்பவற்றை தவிர்க்குமாறு ஆளுநர் கோரிக்கை

கொரோனா வைரஸ் ஒழிப்பு தேசிய வேலைத்திட்டத்தின் கீழ் வடமாகாணத்தில் ஆலயங்கள், தேவாலயங்கள் மற்றும் பள்ளிவாசல்களில் நடைபெறும் பொதுமக்கள் ஒன்றுகூடும் மேலதிக விசேட நிகழ்வுகளை, விழாக்களை, வைபவங்களை ஏற்பாடு செய்து நடாத்துவதை மறு அறிவித்தல் வரும் வரை தவிர்க்குமாறு வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் திருமதி ...
அண்மைக்காலங்களில் வெளிநாடுகளில் இருந்து வடமாகாணத்துக்கு வந்தவர்கள் தொடர்பில் விபரங்களை திரட்டுமாறு வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் அரசாங்க அதிபர்களுக்கு பணிப்புரை

அண்மைக்காலங்களில் வெளிநாடுகளில் இருந்து வடமாகாணத்துக்கு வந்தவர்கள் தொடர்பில் விபரங்களை திரட்டுமாறு வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் அரசாங்க அதிபர்களுக்கு பணிப்புரை

இவ்வருடம் பெப்ரவரி முதல் வெளிநாடுகளில் இருந்து வடமாகாணத்துக்கு வந்தவர்கள் தொடர்பில் விபரங்களை திரட்டுமாறு வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் அரசாங்க அதிபர்களுக்கு பணித்துள்ளார். உலகையே அச்சுறுத்தி கொண்டிருக்கும் கொரோனா வைரஸ் தாக்கத்தில் இருந்து நமது நாட்டு மக்களை பாதுகாப்பதற்காக நமது அரசாங்கம் பல்வேறு நடைமுறைகளை ...
வடமாகாணத்தில் சேவையாற்றும் பொது மற்றும் தனியார் போக்குவரத்து வாகனங்கள் கிருமி நீக்கல் செயல் திட்டத்துக்கு ஆதரவு வழங்க வேண்டும் என ஆளுநர்  பணிப்புரை

வடமாகாணத்தில் சேவையாற்றும் பொது மற்றும் தனியார் போக்குவரத்து வாகனங்கள் கிருமி நீக்கல் செயல் திட்டத்துக்கு ஆதரவு வழங்க வேண்டும் என ஆளுநர்  பணிப்புரை

கொரோனா வைரஸ் ஒழிப்பு தேசிய வேலைத்திட்டத்தின் கீழ் வடமாகாணத்தில் சேவையாற்றும் பொது மற்றும் தனியார் போக்குவரத்து வாகனங்கள் கிருமி நீக்கல் செயல் திட்டத்துக்கு ஆதரவு வழங்க வேண்டும் என வடமாகாண ஆளுநர் பி எஸ் எம் சார்ள்ஸ் பணிப்புரை விடுத்துள்ளார். பொது ...
“No food and fuel shortage in the north. There’s no need to panic!” – Governor

“No food and fuel shortage in the north. There’s no need to panic!” – Governor

A rumor was going about there were the food and fuel shortages in many districts of Northern Province due to the preparatory actions against the coronavirus infection in the country. ...
All Private Tuition Centres in the Northern Province will be closed until further notice

All Private Tuition Centres in the Northern Province will be closed until further notice

The Ministry of Education has announced that all schools in Sri Lanka will be closed from 13 March 2020 to 20 April 2020 to protect our student community from the ...
International Women’s Day – 2020

International Women’s Day – 2020

International Women’s day was celebrated with the international theme of “Each for Equality” to encourage everyone to share responsibility through collective action for driving a gender-balanced world by the Ministry ...
1375 Houses allocated for Northern Province at the request of Governor

1375 Houses allocated for Northern Province at the request of Governor

At the request of the Governor of the Northern Province, 1375 houses have been allocated for the Northern Province through the Ministry of Social Empowerment. The beneficiary list is being ...
Study Tour on Developing Bee Keeping for Honey Production and Enhancing Pollination

Study Tour on Developing Bee Keeping for Honey Production and Enhancing Pollination

A study tour on Developing Bee Keeping for Honey Production and Enhancing Pollination was conducted to Palampitty AI Range in Mannar District on 27th of February 2020. Altogether 40 Farmers ...
Training on Developing Bee Keeping for Honey Production and Enhancing Pollination

Training on Developing Bee Keeping for Honey Production and Enhancing Pollination

Training on Developing Bee Keeping for Honey Production and Enhancing Pollination held at DATC, Vaddakachchi on 26th of February 2020 with the participation of Professor Emeritus N.Sriskandarajah, Swedish University of ...
The Jaffna Municipal Council started the task of catching the stray dogs

The Jaffna Municipal Council started the task of catching the stray dogs

Governor of the Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles had recently directed all responsible officials of the Road Development Department and Road Safety Council to expedite the process and take some ...
New Appointments by Secretary to the Governor

New Appointments by Secretary to the Governor

Two new appointments were made on 26 February 2020 at the Governor’s Secretariat in the Northern Province by Secretary to the Governor S. Sathiyaseelan. Mr. Rajendran Guruparan has been appointed ...
Northern Province Co-operative Development Officers meet the NP Governor

Northern Province Co-operative Development Officers meet the NP Governor

Secretary of the Ministry of Co-operative Development, Commissioner of the Co-operative Development Department, Officials of the Department, Heads of Departments, Deputy Heads of Committees and other officials met the Governor ...
Three Renovated Bridges in Mullaitivu handed over for Public Use

Three Renovated Bridges in Mullaitivu handed over for Public Use

Three renovated bridges in Mullaitivu were ceremonially handed over for public use by Chairman of Puthukkudiyiruppu Pradeshiya Sabha with the participation of the Members of the Pradeshiya Sabha on 20th ...
Signing of MOU for establishing a residential rehabilitation facility for the mentally ill in Jaffna,  Sri Lanka

Signing of MOU for establishing a residential rehabilitation facility for the mentally ill in Jaffna, Sri Lanka

The signing of Memorandum of Understanding between the Chief Secretary of Northern Province and the Country Director of IMHO-Lanka was held on 19th February 2020 at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat, Northern ...
Governor declared open the Irrigation Engineer’s Office Building

Governor declared open the Irrigation Engineer’s Office Building

The opening ceremony the new building of Irrigation Engineer’s Office for Muttaiyankattu region of Mullaitivu district was held on 17th February 2020. Governor of Northern Province PSM Charles participated as ...
Governor of Northern Province participates in the inaugural ceremony of forming Aquatic-based Women’s Societies

Governor of Northern Province participates in the inaugural ceremony of forming Aquatic-based Women’s Societies

The inauguration ceremony to form aquatic-based women societies in Kilinochchi and Jaffna districts was held on 17th February 2020 at Jaffna Veerasingam Hall. Ministry of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources Development ...
Meeting regarding Road Safety held at Governor’s Secretariat

Meeting regarding Road Safety held at Governor’s Secretariat

A meeting regarding Road Safety was held at Governor’s office under the patronage of Northern Province Governor Mrs. P.S.M.Charles on the 14th of February 2020. Senior Police Officers of the ...
Green Energy Generation in Northern Province

Green Energy Generation in Northern Province

With the view of making aware the potentials and benefits of green energy generation in Northern Province using wind and solar power, Regional Office – Kilinochchi of the Central Bank ...
Governor of Northern Province made a visit to Keerimalai Kerny

Governor of Northern Province made a visit to Keerimalai Kerny

Governor of Northern Province Mrs. P.S.M Charles made a visit to Keerimalai Kerny (The sacred water spring) and its neighborhood on 13th February 2020. As the complaints received on the ...
Governor made a sudden visit to Palali International Airport

Governor made a sudden visit to Palali International Airport

Governor of the Northern Province Mrs. P.S.M. Charles made a sudden visit to Palali International Airport on 13th February 2020. Governor inspected every activity carried out at the airport and ...
80 New Principals to Northern Province

80 New Principals to Northern Province

An event to issue appointment letters to 80 new principals who have been appointed to the schools in Northern Province was held on 10th February 2020 at Jaffna Hindu Ladies ...
New chairman appointed to the Northern Provincial Road Passengers Transport Authority

New chairman appointed to the Northern Provincial Road Passengers Transport Authority

Mr. S. Amirthalingam has been appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Management of Northern Provincial Road Passengers Transport Authority from 10.02.2020. He received the appointment letter from Governor ...
Meeting with the Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka

Meeting with the Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka

The Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka and his delegation met with Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles on 10 February 2020 at the Governor’s residence. During the meeting, ...
Governor’s advice to NP Unemployed Graduates

Governor’s advice to NP Unemployed Graduates

Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PMS Charles advised the unemployed graduates in the Northern Province to take the opportunity to get their jobs in the government sector in a timely ...
New Chairman appointed to Northern Province Tourism Bureau

New Chairman appointed to Northern Province Tourism Bureau

Dr.Arumugam Sivasothy (BVSc, MSc, MPM and FSLCVS) has assumed his duties as the Chairman of the Northern Province Tourism Bureau on February, 10, 2020. Before assuming this duty, Dr.Arumugam Sivasothy served ...
Governor directs the Relevant Authorities to take Strict Action Against Ragging

Governor directs the Relevant Authorities to take Strict Action Against Ragging

The students pursuing higher studies in the universities in Sri Lanka’s education sector have been their regular learning activities. In the meantime, a number of allegations regarding ragging have been received ...
72th National Independence day celebrated in Health Ministry

72th National Independence day celebrated in Health Ministry

72nd National Independence Day was celebrated on the theme of “Secure Nation – A Prosperous Country” in the front-yard of Provincial Health Ministry which is located at Pannai, Jaffna on ...
72nd National Day Celebrations held at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat

72nd National Day Celebrations held at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat

Chief Secretary’s Secretariat of Northern Province celebrated Sri Lanka’s 72nd National Independence Day today (04) at the Chief Secretary’s Secretariat located at Kaithady, Jaffna as per the Public Administration Circular ...
Governor’s Independence Day Message

Governor’s Independence Day Message

I am pleased to express my best wishes for the 72nd Independence Day of Sri Lanka. On the journey towards development, the prosperous future of Sri Lanka has begun to ...
Work Shop on Trilateral cooperation Project on Solar, Biogas and Biomass and Bio Energy – Transitioning to sustainable energy uses in the Argo- Industry

Work Shop on Trilateral cooperation Project on Solar, Biogas and Biomass and Bio Energy – Transitioning to sustainable energy uses in the Argo- Industry

The UNDP in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority (SLSEA) of the Ministry of the Power, Energy and Business Development conducteda workshop on the Bio Energy – Transitioning ...
Governor attended many events in Mannar

Governor attended many events in Mannar

The opening ceremony of the building of Head Office of Manthai North MPCS was held on 27th January 2020. Governor graced this event as Chief Guest. Chief Secretary of Northern ...
The Governor participates as Chief Guest at India’s 70th Republic Day Ceremony

The Governor participates as Chief Guest at India’s 70th Republic Day Ceremony

A cultural ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the Republic of India organized by the Indian Consulate General in Jaffna with the support of the Indian Council for Cultural ...
Malaysian delegation calls on Governor

Malaysian delegation calls on Governor

A delegation from Malaysia visited Jaffna and called on Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles on 25th January 2020. Their discussion focused on various development activities. The pros and ...
Governor attends Jaffna International Trade Fair

Governor attends Jaffna International Trade Fair

Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles participated at the Jaffna International Trade Fair as the Chief Guest commenced. She extended wishes to the organizers for the success of the ...
சிறந்த விவசாயிகள் கௌரவிப்பு நிகழ்வு – 2020

சிறந்த விவசாயிகள் கௌரவிப்பு நிகழ்வு – 2020

வடமாகாண விவசாயத் திணைக்களத்தினால் ஐந்து மாவட்டங்களிலிருந்தும் சிறந்த விவசாயிகளைத் தெரிவு செய்து கௌரவிக்கும் திட்டம் நடைமுறைப்படுத்தப்பட்டு வருகின்றது. இதன் ஓர் அங்கமாக கிளிநொச்சி பிரதி மாகாண விவசாயப் பணிப்பாளர் அலுவலகத்தினரால் ஆண்டுதோறும் நடாத்தப்பட்டுவரும் சிறந்த விவசாயிகள் கௌரவிப்பில் 2019 ஆம் ஆண்டிற்கான ...
The Governor participated in several events in Vavuniya

The Governor participated in several events in Vavuniya

Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles participated in various events held in Vavuniya on 21st January 2020. The Governor was given an enormous welcome at the branch center of ...
Rural Bridges handed over to public use in Poonakary Division

Rural Bridges handed over to public use in Poonakary Division

05 bridges were ceremonially handed over to public use under Rural Bridges Project, Northern Provincial Council in Poonakary Division in Kilinochchi District on 20th January 2020 by Chairman of Poonakary ...
Northern Province Pongal Festival 2020 held at Siddiveram Kannagai Amman Kovil

Northern Province Pongal Festival 2020 held at Siddiveram Kannagai Amman Kovil

Provincial Department of Cultural Affairs and Thenmaradchi Divisional Secretariat jointly organized Northern Province Pongal Festival 2020 at Siddiveram Kannagai Amman Kovil and Varani Cultural Centre on 18th January 2020. Secretary ...
Discussion with the Provincial Secretaries and Heads of Departments

Discussion with the Provincial Secretaries and Heads of Departments

A meeting with the Secretaries of Provincial Ministries, Heads of Provincial Departments and other high ranking officials was held under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles ...
Discussion with the Officials of Water Supply and Drainage Board

Discussion with the Officials of Water Supply and Drainage Board

The officials Northern Province Water Supply and Drainage Board met Northern Province Governor Mrs. PSM Charles at the Governor’s office on 17th January 2020. The ongoing projects, being carried out ...
A promotion campaign for Kite festival organised by Tourism Bureau

A promotion campaign for Kite festival organised by Tourism Bureau

Valvai Vigneswara Community Centre and Valvai Uthayasooriyan Club are jointly organising Kite Festival at Valvettithurai beach on Thai Pongal day, annually. Thousands of local people attend to this festival and ...
EU Envoy calls on Governor

EU Envoy calls on Governor

The delegation including the Envoy of the European Union met Governor of Northern Province, Mrs. PSM Charles, at her office on 16 January 2020. During the meeting, they discussed the ...
Governor visits Jaffna Cultural Building Complex

Governor visits Jaffna Cultural Building Complex

Northern Province Governor PMS Charles visited the Cultural Building Complex in Jaffna, which is being constructed by the Indian Government, on 16 January 2020. The Mayor of Jaffna Municipal Council, ...
Governor of Northern Province graced the Opening Ceremony of St. Henry’s College Building

Governor of Northern Province graced the Opening Ceremony of St. Henry’s College Building

The opening ceremony of the new building of J/Ilavalai St. Henry’s College was held on Pongal Day – Tamil Festival (15). Governor of Northern Province Mrs. PSM Charles graced the ...
PONGAL MESSAGE FROM GOVERNOR

PONGAL MESSAGE FROM GOVERNOR

Thai (January) is an auspicious month, a period to begin new ventures after the gloomy period of Maarkali (December).  There is a Tamil saying “தை பிறந்தால் வழி பிறக்கும்” which means “The dawn of ...
No fuel shortage in Northern Province- Hon. Governor P. S.M. Charles announces

No fuel shortage in Northern Province- Hon. Governor P. S.M. Charles announces

Hon. Governor’s Media Unit has issued a statement its news briefing regarding the above. It was observed that the drivers from Northern Province had been waiting in a long queue ...
Discussion with the Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments

Discussion with the Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments

A discussion with the Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments was held under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Mrs.P.S.M.Charles at Governor’s Secretariat on 09th January 2020. 60 ...
Public Servants of the Health Ministry and its Departments start their works by taking oath for New Work Year – 2020

Public Servants of the Health Ministry and its Departments start their works by taking oath for New Work Year – 2020

The Public Servants of Provincial Ministry of Health and Provincial Department of Health Services gathered at the front-yard of Health Ministry on 01st, January 2020 at 9.30 am to start their ...
Commencement of Work Year 2020 at the Ministry of Education of NPC

Commencement of Work Year 2020 at the Ministry of Education of NPC

The official ceremony of the Commencement of Work Year 2020 was held at 9.30 am at the Ministry of Education, Cultural Affairs, and Sports & Youth Affairs of the Northern ...
Commencement of the Work Year – 2020 at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat of NPC

Commencement of the Work Year – 2020 at Chief Secretary’s Secretariat of NPC

The ceremony to mark the first working day of the year – 2020  was held under the patronage of Chief Secretary A.Pathinathan   today (01) at the complex of the Chief ...
Cultural Affairs Department celebrated ‘Oli Vizha’ 2019

Cultural Affairs Department celebrated ‘Oli Vizha’ 2019

‘Oli Vizha’ for 2019 was celebrated by the Provincial Department of Cultural Affairs under the patronage of Asst. Director of Cultural Department Mrs. Sujeewa Sivathas on 30th December 2019 at ...
Mrs. P S M Charles appointed as the Governor of the Northern Province

Mrs. P S M Charles appointed as the Governor of the Northern Province

Special Grade Officer of the Sri Lanka Administrative Service Mrs. P S M Charles was sworn in as the Governor of the Northern Province before President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the ...
4th Quarter Provincial Planning Committee Meeting(PPC) held – 27.12.2019

4th Quarter Provincial Planning Committee Meeting(PPC) held – 27.12.2019

4th Quarter Provincial Planning Committee (PPC) Meeting was held on the 27th December 2019 at the Public Library Hall, Jaffna to review the progress of the development projects implemented in ...
The event of observing Annular Solar Eclipse

The event of observing Annular Solar Eclipse

The event of observing Annular Solar Eclipse was held at J/Kaddaikadu RCTM School on 2019.12.26 from 7:00 am with the contribution of C/Nalanda College Alumni Astronomical Society (NCAAS). In this ...
Details of G.C.E(O/L) Examination  – 2019

Details of G.C.E(O/L) Examination – 2019

G.C.E.(Ordinary Level) examination 2019 will be held from 02nd  to 12th December 2019. Totally 51474 students including 24669 school candidates and 26805 private candidates from Northern Province sit for the examination, ...
Revamped Northern Tourism website launched

Revamped Northern Tourism website launched

Northern Province Tourism Website has been updated with several important features such as destination details, customizable trip plan with Geographical Information tools, galleries, event and programme notifications, social media integration, ...
Northern Provincial Governor congratulates Present elected President Honorable Gotabaya Rakapaksha

Northern Provincial Governor congratulates Present elected President Honorable Gotabaya Rakapaksha

With the people of the Northern Province, I congratulate the Present elect Honorable Gotabaya Rakapaksha as the 7th Executive President of Sri Lanka at his historical victory. Our motherland needs ...
Meeting between Governor and the Representatives of Indian Tourism Sector

Meeting between Governor and the Representatives of Indian Tourism Sector

His Excellency Governor Suren Raghavan, who is on a two-day visit to Chennai, met the All India and Tamil Nadu representatives of the Travel Agents Association of India in Chennai ...
Governor meets Director Bharathiraja

Governor meets Director Bharathiraja

Governor of Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Director Bharathiraja’s International Film Academy and had a brief discussion with the director. The Governor made a request to the Director Bharathiraja ...
Meeting between Governor and the Chairman of M.G.Muthu Group of Companies

Meeting between Governor and the Chairman of M.G.Muthu Group of Companies

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, who is on a two-day visit to Chennai, met MGM Anand, Chairman and Executive Director of MG Muthu Group of Companies, which operates ...
Meeting between Governor and DMK Leader and Opposition Leader of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly

Meeting between Governor and DMK Leader and Opposition Leader of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly

The meeting between Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan and Leader of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam and opposition leader of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly MK Stalin was held in Chennai this morning (12). ...
Mobile Sales Service for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants – November

Mobile Sales Service for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants – November

The Vegetable Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants produced by the Government Seed Production Farm 05 District Agriculture Training Centers and Horticulture Genetic Resource Center of Provincial Department of ...
Governor flies to Chennai on the first flight from Jaffna International Airport

Governor flies to Chennai on the first flight from Jaffna International Airport

The first international flight to Chennai from Jaffna International Airport starts the journey today. Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan will fly on Air India’s AL 9 102 passenger ...
Meeting between Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan and Sri Lankan Tamil representatives living in the UK

Meeting between Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan and Sri Lankan Tamil representatives living in the UK

Governor Suren Raghavan met some Sri Lankan Tamil representatives residing in the UK last week (Oct 31) in London. He briefed Tamil representatives living in the UK, about the activities ...
Northern Provincial International Industrial Exhibition & Business Forum held

Northern Provincial International Industrial Exhibition & Business Forum held

The Northern Provincial International Industrial Exhibition organized by the Department of Industries under the guidance of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan to increase foreign market opportunities for Local ...
We should learn agriculture techniques and advice from Malaysia. – Governor

We should learn agriculture techniques and advice from Malaysia. – Governor

“Malaysia turned its economy because of agriculture. We should learn the advice and techniques regarding agriculture from them.” Northern Provincial International Industrial Exhibition and Business Forum (NPIIEBF) was held yesterday ...
Governor visits Ealing Shri Kanaga Thurkai Amman Temple

Governor visits Ealing Shri Kanaga Thurkai Amman Temple

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Ealing Shri Kanaga Thurkai Amman Temple in London today (Oct. 31). The Governor visited the temple and attended the religious ceremonies and ...
Governor meets Head of Dept of South Asia, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Governor meets Head of Dept of South Asia, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and the Head of the South Asia Department of Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London, Mr. Fergus Auld OPE, took ...
Meeting between Governor and Mayor of Borough of Brent, London held

Meeting between Governor and Mayor of Borough of Brent, London held

A meeting between Mayor of Borough of Brent, London Cllr Ernest Ezeajughi and Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan was held in London on 21st October. – Media Unit ...
Governor meets Tamil Diaspora in London

Governor meets Tamil Diaspora in London

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, who is on a four-day official visit to London met the Tamil Diaspora living in London in London on Sunday (20) morning. During ...
Governor meets Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Britain

Governor meets Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Britain

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan called on Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to Britain, Manisha Gunasekera at the office of the Sri Lankan High Commission in London today (21). ...
Solar energy  integrated crop cultivation

Solar energy integrated crop cultivation

As a part of the Agriculture promotion week a training program on solar energy integrated with crop cultivation technologies was arranged in Pavatkulam on 09.10.2019. At present harvested solar energy ...
Parthenium rally to mark agriculture promotion week

Parthenium rally to mark agriculture promotion week

As a part of the Agriculture promotion week a rally was arranged to create awareness regarding alien invasive weed Parthenium on 12.10.2019 in the Kovilkulam Agriculture Instructor Division. Parthenium is ...
Governor declared open Murunkan Police Station

Governor declared open Murunkan Police Station

The newly constructed Murunkan Police Station was declared open by the Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (15). This police station was constructed at a cost of 4.5 ...
Women’s Contribution should be equal after the war too – Governor

Women’s Contribution should be equal after the war too – Governor

“The contribution of women in all fields is significant. The role of women must be equal not only in wartime but also in the warless time” An event to re-launch ...
British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Governor

British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Governor

British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Sara Hulton called on Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan today (14). During the meeting, the Governor briefed the High Commissioner on the post-war ...
Method demonstration regarding mushroom food preparation

Method demonstration regarding mushroom food preparation

As a part of the Agriculture promotion week a method demonstration training programme regarding mushroom food preparation was scheduled on 12.10.2019 in Kovilkulam. During this event altogether 5 types of ...
Elder’s Week 2019 Celebrations

Elder’s Week 2019 Celebrations

The Elder’s Week 2019 was celebrated on a theme of “The Journey to Age Equality” by Department of social service, Northern Province for seven days in the first week of ...
Parthenium Controlling Programme

Parthenium Controlling Programme

As the part of the Agriculture promotion week a Parthenium controlling program was organized on 10.10.2019 in front of school of Agriculture premises, Vavuniya. The students of the School of ...
Bee-Keeping training programme

Bee-Keeping training programme

As a part of the Agriculture promotion week an Bee-Keeping training program was arranged in Ulukulam Agriculture Instructor Division on 08.10.2019. During this event methodological instructions and suggestions regarding colony ...
Charge Sheet to be issued in trilinguals for traffic violators

Charge Sheet to be issued in trilinguals for traffic violators

Governor of the Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that he has taken a step to issue the charge sheet for the traffic violators in the three languages considering the ...
Training Programme on Paddy Transplanting held

Training Programme on Paddy Transplanting held

A training programme on paddy transplanting was conducted on 08.10.2019 in Omanthai area during Agriculture Promotion Week. In Vavuniya district paddy transplanting is very rare. Farmers only go for wet ...
Training programme on Pruning and Training on Mango

Training programme on Pruning and Training on Mango

A training program regarding pruning and training on Mango was conducted on 09.10.2019 during Agriculture Promotion Week in Pavatkulam. Normally pruning and training is done from second growth stage in ...
Inspection Visit to Jaffna International Airport

Inspection Visit to Jaffna International Airport

Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation Arjuna Ranatunga and Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid an inspection visit to Jaffna International Airport today (12). Jaffna International Airport is ...
Mannar Zone Schools functioning in Puttalam handed over to North-Western Governor

Mannar Zone Schools functioning in Puttalam handed over to North-Western Governor

The six schools of Mannar Education Zone which are functioning in Puttalam district were handed to the Governor of North-Western Province Peshala Jayarathne Bandara by Governor of Northern Province Dr. ...
Some foundations of our society have been destroyed by war – Governor

Some foundations of our society have been destroyed by war – Governor

“The war not only hit us, but some of the foundations of our society have been also destroyed. So we need to rebuild it” Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren ...
Agro forestry Tree Planting

Agro forestry Tree Planting

As the part of the Agriculture promotion week an Agro-forestry tree planting programme was conducted on 07.10.2019, 08.10.2019 and on 10.10.2019 in Nedunkerny, Kanagaragenkulam, Pampaimadu, Ulukulam and Cheddikulam Agriculture Instructor ...
Special Market Crop Clinic

Special Market Crop Clinic

As a part of the Agriculture promotion week a special market crop clinic programme was arranged at the Vavuniya market on 11.10.2019. This market crop clinic programme has been conducted ...
North Western Province Governor meets NP Governor

North Western Province Governor meets NP Governor

North Western Province Governor Peshala Jayarathne Bandara met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his official residence today (11). Governor’s Media Unit 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet ...
The Walk for Road Safety Week held today

The Walk for Road Safety Week held today

“The open space is the place to see the decor of a community. The roads and streets are now the main attraction of the open space.” Governor of Northern Province ...
NVQ Seminar by HIGHTEC LANKA held on the instruction of the Governor

NVQ Seminar by HIGHTEC LANKA held on the instruction of the Governor

On the instructions of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, an awareness seminar to recruit unemployed youths in the Northern Province to join the National Employees’ Force and to ...
A Walk to mark Northern Province Road Safety Week will be headed by Governor today

A Walk to mark Northern Province Road Safety Week will be headed by Governor today

A walk will be held under the guidance of Governor of Northern Province today (11) to mark Northern Province Road Safety Week am from Governor’s Secretariat to Jaffna Duraiyappa Stadium. ...
“My wish is that you should become the best of tomorrow’s citizens of this society” – Governor

“My wish is that you should become the best of tomorrow’s citizens of this society” – Governor

“My wish is that you should become the best of tomorrow’s citizens of this society.” The Vani Vizha (Saraswathi pooja) was celebrated in Thirunelveli Saiva Siruvar Illam (Children Home) today ...
The Road Safety Week commences today under the patronage of the Governor

The Road Safety Week commences today under the patronage of the Governor

If there is to be a democracy, it is good to have true justice and fairness. Demanding democracy in a society that does not have justice or fairness is like ...
Governor visits 2nd Day selection event of Golden Voice of North

Governor visits 2nd Day selection event of Golden Voice of North

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited the auditorium of Jaffna Public Library where the selection event of Golden Voice of North was going on today (07). This event ...
Northern Province Tourism Bureau participated at the World Tourism Day celebrations

Northern Province Tourism Bureau participated at the World Tourism Day celebrations

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UN-WTO) declared World Tourism Day on 27th September since 1998. The purpose of celebrating World Tourism Day is to raise awareness about the role ...
Inaugural event of the Road Safety Week (07-11 October, 2019)

Inaugural event of the Road Safety Week (07-11 October, 2019)

A pledge taking event on the theme of ‘We are also responsible for the safety of Northern Province’ will be held with the inaugural event of the Road Safety Week ...
‘We are also responsible for the Safety of Northern Province’ – Governor presides over the inaugural event

‘We are also responsible for the Safety of Northern Province’ – Governor presides over the inaugural event

A pledge taking event on the theme of ‘We are also responsible for the safety of Northern Province’ will be held as the inaugural event of the Road Safety Week ...
Governor visits Vadamaradchi Sluice-Gates Repairing Site

Governor visits Vadamaradchi Sluice-Gates Repairing Site

The repairing works of 8 sluice-gates of Vadamaradchi fishermen are going on. Governor paid an inspection visit to the place and had a discussion with the workers and the fishermen. ...
‘Golden Voice of the North’ Competition commenced

‘Golden Voice of the North’ Competition commenced

The first session of ‘Golden Voice of the North 2019’ – singing competition has been commenced today (05) under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at ...
Governor’s Trophy Competitions Commenced today

Governor’s Trophy Competitions Commenced today

‘My desire is to be your servant in the short time the Lord has given me. I have implemented several projects during this short period, but I had a feeling ...
Governor declares open the Office of Vavuniya District Farmer Associations’ Federation

Governor declares open the Office of Vavuniya District Farmer Associations’ Federation

The office building newly constructed at Vavuniya Station Road for Vavuniya Farmer Associations’ Federation was declared open by Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today. 60 SHARES Share on ...
An unjust and unscrupulous society can never be sustained – Governor

An unjust and unscrupulous society can never be sustained – Governor

If a society is to progress, the basic quality of the society must be fair and just. Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan said that a society without justice and a society ...
Governor to hold discussions on Public Lands of Nayaru and Nandikadal Lagoons

Governor to hold discussions on Public Lands of Nayaru and Nandikadal Lagoons

The people of Nayaru Lagoon and Nandikadal Lagoon had made a complaint to the Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan stating that their lands have been taken into the ...
Meeting on the issue of civilian lands under the L-Zone of the Mahaweli Development Authority

Meeting on the issue of civilian lands under the L-Zone of the Mahaweli Development Authority

A meeting on the issue of civilian lands under the L Zone of the Mahaweli Development Authority was held under the aegis of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan ...
Governor probes Kanukerny Tube-well Water Issue

Governor probes Kanukerny Tube-well Water Issue

The people of the Kanukerny village in Mullaitivu District had made a complaint that the army in the area excessively consumes water from a tube-well in the area. In order ...
Mobile Sales Service for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants

Mobile Sales Service for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants

The Vegetable Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants produced by the Government Seed Production Farm 05 District Agriculture Training Centers and Horticulture Genetic Resource Center of Provincial Department of  ...
Governor met the farmers in Aththai region

Governor met the farmers in Aththai region

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan met some of the farmers who were engaged in paddy cultivation in Poonaryn Aththai area this morning. 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet ...
We will find and support the valuable initiatives spread everywhere – Governor

We will find and support the valuable initiatives spread everywhere – Governor

Governor, Suren Raghavan, said, “There are valuable and widespread efforts all over the nation which has been collapsed due to the war and is trying to rise again. We will ...
Northern Province Roundtable Discussion on ‘School Admissions and Advice’

Northern Province Roundtable Discussion on ‘School Admissions and Advice’

Northern Province Roundtable Discussion will be held tomorrow (03) at Jaffna Public Library at 4.00 pm under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan. As per the ...
Governor’s Inspection Visit to Palaly Airport

Governor’s Inspection Visit to Palaly Airport

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited the Palaly Airport in Jaffna this morning (01) to examine the development activities. – Governor’s Media Unit 60 SHARES Share on Facebook ...
Two Women Societies issued with Tools and Equipment to expand their Small Business

Two Women Societies issued with Tools and Equipment to expand their Small Business

Ministry of Women’s Affairs, Northern Provincial Council (NPC) distributed livelihood assistance worth Rs.183,418.00 to two women societies whose members are mostly from women-headed families in Kurunagar – West, and Araly ...
Sudden Inspection over Restaurants and Pharmacies in Karaveddy Area

Sudden Inspection over Restaurants and Pharmacies in Karaveddy Area

On the instruction of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, a sudden inspection visit was made over 13 restaurants and 4 pharmacies in the Karaveddy MOH area yesterday (24). ...
The Report on the Windmill Project should be uploaded on the NPC website – Governor

The Report on the Windmill Project should be uploaded on the NPC website – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that the report on benefits and environmental and social impacts of the windmill projects in Northern Province should be uploaded on the ...
Representatives of Jaffna District Cricket Association meet Governor

Representatives of Jaffna District Cricket Association meet Governor

A discussion between the representatives of Jaffna District Cricket Association and Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan was held yesterday (24) at Governor’s Secretariat. The discussion focused on the ...
Discussion with the Zonal Directors of Educations

Discussion with the Zonal Directors of Educations

A meeting with the Zonal Directors of Education was held under the aegis of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on today (24) at Governor’s Secretariat. Governor participated in ...
No more than 35 students should be admitted in the classrooms of Northern Province Schools – Governor

No more than 35 students should be admitted in the classrooms of Northern Province Schools – Governor

Governor of the Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan sent directive to the schools of Northern Province informing that the students’ admission should be done in accordance with the circular of ...
Discussion on releasing 59.5 acres of land at Keppapilavu

Discussion on releasing 59.5 acres of land at Keppapilavu

A meeting was held between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, people in Keppapilavu and the high ranking official from Mullaitivu SF Head Quarters yesterday (20) at Kilinochchi District ...
Discussion on the Lands of 46 Owners used by Army in Alankulam Area

Discussion on the Lands of 46 Owners used by Army in Alankulam Area

A meeting was held between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, people in Alankulam area and the high ranking official from Kilinochchi SF Head Quarters yesterday (20) at Kilinochchi ...
Livelihood assistance provided to two women societies in Point Pedro DS Division

Livelihood assistance provided to two women societies in Point Pedro DS Division

Ministry of Women’s Affairs distributed livelihood assistance in the kind worth of Rs.281,988 to two women societies whose members are from women-headed families in Thumpalai and Vallipuram villages under the ...
Governor declared open Photography Exhibition in Jaffna

Governor declared open Photography Exhibition in Jaffna

Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan said that when building this nation again, it is necessary to build not only politics but also humanity. Governor declared open the photography exhibition organized by ...
Commander of the Army meets Governor

Commander of the Army meets Governor

23rd Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (20) at Governor’s Secretariat. The Commander briefed the Governor on the security and ...
Meeting on Grand ‘Governor’s Trophy’ Competitions

Meeting on Grand ‘Governor’s Trophy’ Competitions

On the concept of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, Grand ‘Governor’s Trophy’ competitions – men’s volleyball and women’s netball will be held very soon. The competitions are organized ...
Discussion on the Inconveniences faced by Mini-bus Owners and Passengers

Discussion on the Inconveniences faced by Mini-bus Owners and Passengers

A discussion on the inconveniences faced by mini-bus owners and passengers was held on the advice of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan between Secretary to the Governor, Chairman ...
Rural bridge handing over to public use in Vavuniya

Rural bridge handing over to public use in Vavuniya

The bridge constructed under ‘Rural Bridges’ Project by Northern Provincial Council on Kanagarayankulam Karappukuththi Road in Vavuniya North was ceremonially handed over for public use on 18th September 2019 by the ...
People’s Representatives of Maravanpulavu meet Governor

People’s Representatives of Maravanpulavu meet Governor

People’s representatives of Maravanpulavu village met Governor of Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan yesterday (18) at Chief Minister’s Secretariat which is located at Kaithady. The people of Maravanpulavu waged a ...
Funds allocated for Renovation of 15 Tanks in Northern Province

Funds allocated for Renovation of 15 Tanks in Northern Province

A discussion on the renovation of 15 tanks in the Northern Province was held under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan yesterday (17) at the Governor’s ...
Governor visits Chatti Village

Governor visits Chatti Village

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a visit to Chatti village yesterday (18) and had a casual conversation with the farmer Sasikaran who was engaging in Moringa cultivation ...
Inspection visit to Chatti Beach

Inspection visit to Chatti Beach

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid an inspection visit to Jaffna Chatti Beach yesterday (18). Governor sent a directive to the Chairman of Valanai Pradeshiya Sabha and Secretary ...
Northern Province Road Safety Week begins on October 7th

Northern Province Road Safety Week begins on October 7th

Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan said that Northern Province Road Safety Week will be held from 07th October to 13th October. A discussion in this regard was organized by Northern Province Road Safety ...
“Northern Province Roundtable” Discussion on NP Cricket Development and Reasons for Current Setback

“Northern Province Roundtable” Discussion on NP Cricket Development and Reasons for Current Setback

Northern Province Roundtable discussion will be held coming Thursday (19) at 4.00 pm at the auditorium of Jaffna Public Library under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren ...
The man who never touched the soil, will never touch the sky – Governor

The man who never touched the soil, will never touch the sky – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that the man who never touched the soil, will never touch the sky. He said this while participating at the Agriculture Exhibition ...
A Sudden Inspection visit by the Chavakachcheri PHIs on the Instructions of Governor

A Sudden Inspection visit by the Chavakachcheri PHIs on the Instructions of Governor

Chavakachcheri Public Health Inspectors made a sudden inspection visit the 14 restaurants of the Thenmaradchi Divisional Secretariat today (16) on the instructions of the Governor of the Northern Province, Dr. ...
Agricultural Exhibition – 2019 will be held in Jaffna from 17 Sep 2019 to 20 Sep 2019

Agricultural Exhibition – 2019 will be held in Jaffna from 17 Sep 2019 to 20 Sep 2019

Agriculture Exhibition 2019 on the theme of “Towards Climate Smart Sustainable Toxic Free Food Production” will be conducted at the District Agricultural Training Center – Agricultural Research Complex Thirunelvely Jaffna ...
Governor visits Provincial Industrial Exhibition

Governor visits Provincial Industrial Exhibition

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited yesterday (14) the Industrial Exhibition organized by the Northern Province Department of Industries, National Crafts Council and Department of Textile Industry along ...
Governor attends Sivagurunathan Memorial Cricket Tournament

Governor attends Sivagurunathan Memorial Cricket Tournament

The annual ‘Sivagurunathan Memorial Cricket Tournament’ was held between Jaffna Hindu College and Colombo Ananda College at Jaffna St. John’s College yesterday (14). Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan ...
Press Release

Press Release

The Governor’s attention has been drawn to media reports that there will be no schools in the Northern Province on Monday (16). The Northern Provincial Education Ministry has announced that ...
Media Release on Release of Lands

Media Release on Release of Lands

Under the accelerated program of His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena, public and private lands in Jaffna district used by security forces and police are identified and handed over to ...
Bribery and Corruption should be abolished to build Democracy and Sustainable Sri Lanka – Governor

Bribery and Corruption should be abolished to build Democracy and Sustainable Sri Lanka – Governor

Governor of Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan said that bribery and corruption should be abolished to build democratic and sustainable Sri Lanka. The Government employees and the public should act ...
A Discussion on Release of the lands used by Army, Police and other Departments chaired by Governor

A Discussion on Release of the lands used by Army, Police and other Departments chaired by Governor

A discussion on the release of the lands used by army, police and other departments in Mullaitivu and Kilinochchi districts to the public was held under the chairmanship of Governor ...
Our future will be shaped by history – Governor

Our future will be shaped by history – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that we are in a war-torn nation. You are the children born after the war. I believe our future will be shaped ...
New Building Complex of Kili/Muruganantha Primary School handed over to the students by Governor

New Building Complex of Kili/Muruganantha Primary School handed over to the students by Governor

A new building complex of Kili/Muruganantha Primary School was handed over to the students by Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (12). This school classroom was affected by ...
Appointment of Translators

Appointment of Translators

Four translators have been appointed to the Northern Provincial Council today (12). They received their appointment letters from the Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at Chief Minister’s Secretariat ...
‘Golden Voice of North’ – A Musical Contest – Age limit increased to 30

‘Golden Voice of North’ – A Musical Contest – Age limit increased to 30

Closing date is 30th September 2019 At the request of the youths of the Northern Province who wish to achieve in the field of music, the age limit of the ...
Representatives of Jaffna University Students’ Union met Governor

Representatives of Jaffna University Students’ Union met Governor

The representatives of Jaffna University Students Union met Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan at the Governor’s official residence before yesterday evening (07). The representatives said that the graduation ceremony ...
Governor honours the winners of NP Sports Festival 2019

Governor honours the winners of NP Sports Festival 2019

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan participated as a Special Guest at the closing ceremony of Northern Province Sports Festival 2019 held on 08th September 2019. He honoured the ...
Governor visits Enterprise Sri Lanka Exhibition

Governor visits Enterprise Sri Lanka Exhibition

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited ‘Enterprise Sri Lanka Exhibition’ which is being held in Jaffna today. He had casual talks to the students and public. He also ...
Mullaitivu District SF Commander meets Governor

Mullaitivu District SF Commander meets Governor

Security Forces Commander for Mullaitivu District Major General Dushyantha Rajaguru met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at Governor’s Secretariat today (07). Maj. Gen. Dushyantha Rajaguru who was serving ...
Interview for Health Service Assistants will be held again – Governor

Interview for Health Service Assistants will be held again – Governor

Legal action will be taken to those who attend the interview with forged certificates. Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan sent a directive to the relevant officials to immediately ...
Appointment of Acting Secretary

Appointment of Acting Secretary

Mr.K.Theivendram has been appointed as the Acting Secretary to the Northern Provincial Ministry of Health, Indigenous Medicine, Probation and Childcare Services by Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today(06). ...
Employment Rate for Differently Abled Persons will increase in 2020 – Governor

Employment Rate for Differently Abled Persons will increase in 2020 – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that the employment rate for the differently abled persons will be increased from 3% to 6% from January 2020. The Fifth Northern ...
Media Release on Appointment of Health Service Assistant

Media Release on Appointment of Health Service Assistant

The event of issuing of appointment letters to the 454 Health Service Assistants which was to be held at the Chavakachcheri UC Hall this morning has been postponed due to ...
President Maithripala opens First Northern Cooperative Development Bank in Jaffna

President Maithripala opens First Northern Cooperative Development Bank in Jaffna

President Maithripala Sirisena declared open the Head Office of the Northern Cooperative Development Bank (NCDB) at the request of the Governor of the Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 30th ...
‘Voice of North’ – A Musical Contest to be held under the direction of the Governor

‘Voice of North’ – A Musical Contest to be held under the direction of the Governor

Under the direction of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, ‘Voice of North 2019’ – A musical contest is to be conducted by Governor’s Secretariat along with Provincial Ministry ...
Governor’s Trophy Competitions

Governor’s Trophy Competitions

As per the conceptualization of Governor of Northern Province, the ‘Governor’s Trophy’ competitions – volleyball for men and netball for women will be held to encourage the players of Northern ...
215 Diploma Teachers received appointment letters from Governor

215 Diploma Teachers received appointment letters from Governor

An event of issuing appointment letters to the 215 diploma teachers organized by Provincial Ministry of Education, Sports and Youth Affairs was held under the patronage of Governor of Northern ...
Governor visits Jaffna Book Fair

Governor visits Jaffna Book Fair

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Jaffna Book Fair 2019 which was held in grade scale at Jaffna Veerasingam Hall. As today is the final day, he presented ...
Media Release on Land Release in Jaffna District

Media Release on Land Release in Jaffna District

Under the accelerated program of His Excellency the President Maithripala Sirisena, public and private lands in Jaffna district used by security forces and police are identified and handed over to ...
Livelihood Assistance distributed to Two Women Societies during “Let us stand for the country” Week in Jaffna District

Livelihood Assistance distributed to Two Women Societies during “Let us stand for the country” Week in Jaffna District

An event to distribute the livelihood assistance to the two women societies during the “Let’s Stand for the Country” week was held in Jaffna district on 27th August 2019. The ...
Free Bus Service to ‘Jaffna Book Fair’

Free Bus Service to ‘Jaffna Book Fair’

‘Jaffna Book Fair 2019’ is being held in grand scale for the first time in Jaffna as per the conceptualization of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan. A free ...
“Jaffna Book Fair 2019” commenced today.

“Jaffna Book Fair 2019” commenced today.

As per the conceptualization of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, “Jaffna Book Fair 2019” organized by the Ceylon Book Sellers Importers and Exporters Association commenced today (27) at ...
Governor inspects the pre-arrangements for the Jaffna Book Fair to begin tomorrow

Governor inspects the pre-arrangements for the Jaffna Book Fair to begin tomorrow

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Jaffna Veerasingam Hall today (26) to inspect the pre-arrangements of the Jaffna Book Fair which will begin in grand scale tomorrow (27). ...
Meeting between the Canadian High Commissioner and the Governor

Meeting between the Canadian High Commissioner and the Governor

The High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka Mr. David Mckinnon called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (26) at Governor’s Secretariat. Their discussion focused on the ...
‘Thirukkural Peruvizha’ commenced in Mullaitivu Today

‘Thirukkural Peruvizha’ commenced in Mullaitivu Today

As per the President Maithripala Sirisena’s conception and under the guidance of Northern Province Governor Dr. Suren Raghava, Thirukkural Peruvizha with the topic of “Thottanai Thoorum Manatkerny’ has been commenced ...
“Let’s Stand Together for the Country” – Programme will be held on August 26th

“Let’s Stand Together for the Country” – Programme will be held on August 26th

The 7th Phase of “Let’s stand together for the country” Programme is scheduled to be held in Jaffna district. Ministry of Education, Northern Province has taken action to hold this ...
Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

The Governor’s Public Day was held on Wednesday (21) at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat at Kaithady with the participation of Secretaries of Northern Provincial Council Ministries and Heads of Departments. ...
“Northern Province Roundtable” Discussion on Pros and Cons of Cooperative and Microcredit

“Northern Province Roundtable” Discussion on Pros and Cons of Cooperative and Microcredit

Northern Province Roundtable discussion will be held tomorrow (22) at 4.00 pm at the auditorium of Jaffna Public Library under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan. ...
Sudden Inspection over Restaurants and Pharmacies in Chankanai

Sudden Inspection over Restaurants and Pharmacies in Chankanai

On a directive of Governor of the Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, a sudden inspection visit was done over the restaurants and pharmacies in Chankanai region by the Food Control ...
Opening Ceremony of Hand-loom Weaving Gallery

Opening Ceremony of Hand-loom Weaving Gallery

The opening ceremony of handloom weaving gallery organized by Provincial Department of Industries with the sponsorship of Chrysalis Organization was held at No. 505, Point Pedro Road, Nallur on 18th ...
Foundation Stone laid for a New Building of Jaffna District Office of Industries Department

Foundation Stone laid for a New Building of Jaffna District Office of Industries Department

A ceremony to lay the foundation stone for a new building of the Jaffna District Office of the Provincial Department of Industries was held under the patronage of Provincial Director ...
Appointment of Tax Assessors and Drivers

Appointment of Tax Assessors and Drivers

An event of Issuing of appointment letters to those who were selected by competitive examination and interview to fill the vacancies of Tax Assessor (04) and Driver (12) in the ...
United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief calls on Governor

United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief calls on Governor

United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief Ahamed Shaheed met Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan at the governor’s official residence this evening. – NP Governor’s Media 60 SHARES Share on ...
The Greatest Power behind the Co-operative Societies is Women’s Power – Governor

The Greatest Power behind the Co-operative Societies is Women’s Power – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that cooperatives should be a matter of civilization on humanitarian grounds. The greatest power behind the Co-operative Societies is women’s power. Governor ...
“No society without economic freedom can achieve political freedom” – Governor

“No society without economic freedom can achieve political freedom” – Governor

If a society needs political independence, it must be based on economic freedom. No society without economic freedom can achieve political freedom. Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said. ...
Foundation stone laid for Accident and Emergency Unit in Point Pedro Base Hospital

Foundation stone laid for Accident and Emergency Unit in Point Pedro Base Hospital

The foundation stone laying ceremony for the Accident and Emergency Unit in Point Pedro Base Hospital was held on 16th August 2019. This unit will be constructed with the assistance ...
Foundation stone laid for cardiology and kidney disease units in Vavuniya Hospital

Foundation stone laid for cardiology and kidney disease units in Vavuniya Hospital

The foundation stone laying ceremony for the cardiology unit and kidney disease units in Vavuniya Hospital was held on 14th August 2019. These unit will be constructed with the assistance ...
Sudden Checking on Passenger Buses on A9 Road at the request of the Governor

Sudden Checking on Passenger Buses on A9 Road at the request of the Governor

At the request of the Governor of Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan, the National Transport Commission (NTC) conducted a thorough raid on the Jaffna-Colombo and Colombo-Jaffna buses traveling along the ...
Special Delegation of Europe Union calls on Governor

Special Delegation of Europe Union calls on Governor

A special delegation of Europe Union called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (09) at Governor’s Secretariat. The panel of experts visited Sri Lanka to explore the ...
Free Seminar for G.C.E. (O/L) 2019 Students commenced today

Free Seminar for G.C.E. (O/L) 2019 Students commenced today

Tamil civilization is based on education. Northern Province was in the number one state in education but now it has fallen for political and social causes. Therefore, I will make ...
“Northern Province Round Table” Discussion will be held on 08th August.

“Northern Province Round Table” Discussion will be held on 08th August.

The next “Northern Province Round Table” discussion will be held on 08th August 2019 at 4 o’clock at the auditorium of Jaffna Public Library. As per the Governor’s thoughts bringing the ...
Inauguration of Digital Roadmap for Northern Province headed by NP Governor

Inauguration of Digital Roadmap for Northern Province headed by NP Governor

Sri Lanka Telecom and Mobitel, together with the Ministry of Telecommunication and Digital Infrastructure launched the Digital Roadmap for the Northern Province today (06) under the patronage of Governor of ...
A sudden inspection of 107 restaurants by PHIs in accordance with the instructions of the Governor

A sudden inspection of 107 restaurants by PHIs in accordance with the instructions of the Governor

As per the instruction of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, 107 restaurants and food centres under the purview of Jaffna Municipal Council were inspected by Public Health Inspectors ...
Governor visited Kilinochchi Management Development Training Centre

Governor visited Kilinochchi Management Development Training Centre

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a sudden visit yesterday (05) to inspect the construction work of the building for the Management Development Training Center (MDTC) in Kilinochchi ...
“Palmyra Up surging Week” Celebrations

“Palmyra Up surging Week” Celebrations

Palmyra Up surging week celebrations were held with the motto of “Palmyra is our environment, our culture, and our economy” in the past and this year celebrations highlighted the “Glory ...
Inspection visit to the Paliyaru River Basin

Inspection visit to the Paliyaru River Basin

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan made an inspection visit to the Paliyaru river basin this afternoon. – NP Governor’s Media 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us ...
Inspection Visit to Kilinochchi Economic Centre

Inspection Visit to Kilinochchi Economic Centre

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan visited the Kilinochchi Economic Center this evening (05) and inspected the current situation of the centre. Kilinochchi Economic Centre which contains 40 stalls, constructed ...
Inspection Visit to Minor Tanks in Vavuniya Districts

Inspection Visit to Minor Tanks in Vavuniya Districts

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan directly visited the minor tanks in Vavuniya District which are renovated under the ‘Climate Resilient Integrated Water Management Project’ implemented by Ministry Mahaweli ...
Meeting with the Members of National Council for Road Safety and the Northern Province Road Safety Council

Meeting with the Members of National Council for Road Safety and the Northern Province Road Safety Council

A meeting between the members of the National Council for Road Safety and the Northern Province Road Safety Council was held under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Dr. ...
Chief of IOM calls on Governor

Chief of IOM calls on Governor

The Chief of International Organization of Migration for Sri Lanka and Maldives Sarat Dash called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (02) at Governor’s Secretariat. The case ...
Two new train services to the North

Two new train services to the North

The Station Master of the Jaffna Railway Station R. Pradeepan said that two new train services from Kankesanthurai to Colombo will be operated from tomorrow morning and night. He also ...
Governor moves to establish Northern Co-operative Development Bank

Governor moves to establish Northern Co-operative Development Bank

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan took a step to establish Northern Co-operative Development Bank (NCDB). According to the Governor’s vision to develop the Northern Province economically, the initial ...
Jaffna Book Fair 2019

Jaffna Book Fair 2019

‘Jaffna Book Fair 2019’ organized by the Ceylon Booksellers Importers and Exporters Association in keeping with the vision of Governor of Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan, will be held from ...
Meeting between Governor and the Owners of Driving Schools in Northern Province

Meeting between Governor and the Owners of Driving Schools in Northern Province

A meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and the owners of the driving training schools in Northern Province was held on 23rd July 2019 at Governor’s Secretariat. ...
Grade V Scholarship Exam and G.C.E.(Advanced Level) Exam – 2019

Grade V Scholarship Exam and G.C.E.(Advanced Level) Exam – 2019

The Grade 5 Scholarship Examination for 2019 will be held on 04 August 2019. 17402 students will sit for this examination in 211 examination centers. The G.C.E Advanced Level Examination ...
The use of loudspeakers is prohibited due to GCE A/L Exam – Media Release

The use of loudspeakers is prohibited due to GCE A/L Exam – Media Release

It has been observed that loudspeakers are used in various ceremonies and occasions to disrupt students who are currently studying for the GCE Advanced Level Examination. Students and parents have ...
UN Special Rapporteur calls on Governor

UN Special Rapporteur calls on Governor

Mr.Clément Nyaletsossi Voulé, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights to Freedom of Peaceful Assembly paid a courtesy call on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (24) in ...
Dr. Gobishankar appointed as Chairman of Northern Province Road Safety Council

Dr. Gobishankar appointed as Chairman of Northern Province Road Safety Council

Surgeon Dr. Gobishankar has been appointed as the Chairman of Northern Province Road Safety Council by Governor Dr.Suren Raghavan. He received his appointment letter from Governor this evening (23) at ...
If the Tamil nation should live, the Tamil language should live – Governor

If the Tamil nation should live, the Tamil language should live – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan said that if the Tamil nation should live, the Tamil language should live. We are people with language identity. Therefore, as Bharathi, the Great ...
A special discussion on proposed ‘Progress Arumugam’ Project

A special discussion on proposed ‘Progress Arumugam’ Project

A special discussion on proposed ‘Progress Arumugam’ Project to address the drinking water needs of the Jaffna and Kilinochchi Districts was held at the Mahaweli Development Department yesterday (22) afternoon ...
A special discussion on Vadamarachchi Lagoon Drinking Water Project

A special discussion on Vadamarachchi Lagoon Drinking Water Project

A special discussion on Vadamarachchi Lagoon Drinking Water Project was held yesterday (22) at the office of Ministry of City Planning, Water Supply, and Higher Education. The project which was ...
General Secretary of Sri Lanka Teachers’ Union calls on Governor

General Secretary of Sri Lanka Teachers’ Union calls on Governor

A meeting between Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan and General Secretary Joseph Stalin of Sri Lanka Teachers’ Union was held today (22) in Colombo. Their discussion mainly focused on the policy ...
Gold Medal for Northern Provincial Health Ministry in COPA Assessment

Gold Medal for Northern Provincial Health Ministry in COPA Assessment

Ministry of Health of the Northern Province received Gold Medal in the assessment conducted by the Committee on Public Accounts for the year 2017 to identify the departments effectively performed ...
Second Quarter Provincial Planning Committee Meeting (PPC) – 2019

Second Quarter Provincial Planning Committee Meeting (PPC) – 2019

2nd Quarter Provincial Planning Committee (PPC) meeting was held on 18th July 2019 at the Public Library Hall-Jaffna to review the progress of the development projects implemented in the Northern ...
New Appointments of Development Officers, Cultural Officers and Graduate ICT Teachers

New Appointments of Development Officers, Cultural Officers and Graduate ICT Teachers

The ceremony of issuing of appointment letters to those who have been selected through competitive examination and interview to fill the vacant posts of Development Officer- Trainee (77), Cultural Officer ...
Governor’s 2nd Northern Province Round Table Discussion

Governor’s 2nd Northern Province Round Table Discussion

The second Northern Province Round Table discussion will be held today (18) at 4.00 pm at Jaffna Public Library under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan. ...
Governor’s Public Day programme held at Mannar District Secretariat

Governor’s Public Day programme held at Mannar District Secretariat

This week’s Governor’s Public Day programme was held under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan today (17) at Mannar District Secretariat with the participation of Secretaries of ...
Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David Holly called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 16th July 2017 at his official residence which is located at Chundikuli, Jaffna. ...
New SF Commander of Jaffna District calls on Governor

New SF Commander of Jaffna District calls on Governor

The New Security Forces Commander of Jaffna District Major General Ruwan Wanigasooriya called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his official residence today (16). – Northern Province ...
Minister Mano Ganesan and Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan visit “Vadamarachchi Lagoon” Project Office

Minister Mano Ganesan and Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan visit “Vadamarachchi Lagoon” Project Office

“Vadamarachchi Lagoon” is the project proposed to resolve the issue of scarcity of drinking water in Jaffna peninsula.  Minister Mano Ganesan and Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan visited the ...
Meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and Former Governor of Northern Province

Meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and Former Governor of Northern Province

Meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan and Former Governor of Northern Province was held today (15) at the Governor’s Official Residence. 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow ...
Meeting between Governor and Representatives of Kilinochchi Agricultural Organizations

Meeting between Governor and Representatives of Kilinochchi Agricultural Organizations

A meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and the representatives of the Agricultural Organizations of the Kilinochchi District was held on 11th July 2019 at District Agricultural ...
Another Block of Lands in Vali-North released to the Civilians

Another Block of Lands in Vali-North released to the Civilians

Another block of lands with 27.5 acres extent in Jaffna Valikamam North Region which was acquired by Security Forces was released to the civilians. An event of handing over the ...
New Secretaries Appointment

New Secretaries Appointment

Mrs. Rubini Varathalingam has been appointed as the Secretary of Council Secretariat of Northern Province by Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan. Meanwhile, Mr.R.Varatheeswaran has been appointed as the Secretary ...
Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony – District Training Center of SMART SRI LANKA Project

Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony – District Training Center of SMART SRI LANKA Project

A ceremony to lay the foundation stone for the District Training Center of SMART SRI LANKA Project was held at the premises of Jaffna Divisional Secretariat today (11). Governor of ...
Filed Visit to identify needs of the Remote Area Hospitals – Delft Divisional Hospital

Filed Visit to identify needs of the Remote Area Hospitals – Delft Divisional Hospital

Provincial Ministry of Health along with Provincial Department of Health Services paid a filed visit to the hospitals in the remote areas to identify the health needs of the people ...
Governor’s Public Day was held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day was held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day was held under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan with the participation of Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments today (10) ...
12 Gold Medals to NPC Ministries and Departments in COPA assessment.

12 Gold Medals to NPC Ministries and Departments in COPA assessment.

Ministries and Department of Northern Provincial Council won 12 Gold Medals in the assessment conducted by the Committee on Public Accounts for the year 2017 to identify the departments effectively ...
Governor visits J/Vasavilan MMV today

Governor visits J/Vasavilan MMV today

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan visited Jaffna Vasavilan Madhya Maha Vidyalayam today (10) and discussed the current situation of the school. He had a casual conversation with the students. ...
Rs.1Mn Allocation for Students who compete at National Level – Governor of the Northern Province

Rs.1Mn Allocation for Students who compete at National Level – Governor of the Northern Province

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that he has decided to allocate one million rupees for the students from Northern Province to compete at the national level. He ...
A Meeting between Governor and Local Authority Members representing Sri Lanka Freedom Party held

A Meeting between Governor and Local Authority Members representing Sri Lanka Freedom Party held

A meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan, the Members Local Authority of Northern Provincial Council who represent Sri Lanka Freedom Party and the organizers of the party ...
SF Commander of Jaffna District calls on Governor

SF Commander of Jaffna District calls on Governor

Security Forces Commander of Jaffna District Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (08) at Governor’s Secretariat which is located at Chundikuli, Jaffna. ...
Workshop on Results Based Management (RBM) for inclusive Social Development, Northern Province – Batch II

Workshop on Results Based Management (RBM) for inclusive Social Development, Northern Province – Batch II

The Chief Secretary’s Secretariat of Northern Province and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) jointly organized a four-day training programme on “Results-Based Management (RBM) for inclusive social development” in Jaffna from ...
The process of identifying the lands of the public surrounding the Presidential Palace in Vali North has begun

The process of identifying the lands of the public surrounding the Presidential Palace in Vali North has begun

As the initial step of releasing 62 acres of public lands surrounding the Kankesanthurai Presidential Palace, the process of identifying the lands has begun with the participation of Governor of ...
Northern Provincial Agriculture Department Issue – Action to be taken against those mentioned in the investigation report – Governor

Northern Provincial Agriculture Department Issue – Action to be taken against those mentioned in the investigation report – Governor

The Governor had directed the Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture to inquire into the incident and submit a report on the incident that occurred during the audit meeting held ...
“Northern Province Round Table” Discussion

“Northern Province Round Table” Discussion

The first-ever “Northern Province Round Table” discussion will be held tomorrow at 4 o’clock at the auditorium of Jaffna Public Library. – As per the Governor’s concept bringing the Northern ...
National Drugs Prevention Week celebrated by Chief Secretary’s Clusters

National Drugs Prevention Week celebrated by Chief Secretary’s Clusters

On the declaration of   Anti-Drug Prevention  Week  from 23.06.2019 – 01.07.2019, initiated by the  Presidential Secretariat  under  the theme  of  Drugs free Country, various programs  were organized  by the  Chief ...
National Drugs Prevention Week

National Drugs Prevention Week

On the declaration of   Anti-Drug Prevention  Week  from 23.06.2019 – 01.07.2019, initiated by the  Presidential Secretariat  under  the theme  of  Drugs free Country , various programs  were organized  by the  ...
This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held in Mannar

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held in Mannar

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held at Mannar District Secretariat forthcoming Wednesday (03) under the patronage of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavn. This event will be ...
New Secretary to the Education Ministry assumes office

New Secretary to the Education Ministry assumes office

New Secretary to the Provincial Ministry of Education, Cultural Affairs, Sports and Youth Affairs Mr.L.Ilaangovan assumed duties this morning (01) at his office which is located at Chemmani Road, Nallur. ...
Workshop on Results Based Management (RBM) for inclusive Social Development, Northern Province – Batch   I

Workshop on Results Based Management (RBM) for inclusive Social Development, Northern Province – Batch I

The Chief Secretary’s Secretariat of Northern Province and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) jointly organized a four-day training programme on “Results-Based Management (RBM) for inclusive social development” in Jaffna from ...
New Secretary to the Governor assumes office

New Secretary to the Governor assumes office

New Secretary to the Governor Mr.S.Sathiyaseelan assumed duties this morning (01) at his office. – Northern Province Governor’s Media Unit 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share Share ...
Event to mark the National Anti Drug Week held in Kilinochchi

Event to mark the National Anti Drug Week held in Kilinochchi

An event to mark the National Anti Drug Week which is implemented based on President Maithripala Sirisena’s vision to make our country a drug-free nation was held in Kilinochchi under ...
Bishop of Mannar Diocese Emmanuel Fernando met Governor

Bishop of Mannar Diocese Emmanuel Fernando met Governor

A meeting between Bishop of Mannar Diocese Emmanuel Fernando and Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan was held at Governor’s Secretariat today (25). -NP Governor’s Media 60 SHARES Share ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday 26th June 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithadi with the participation of Provincial Secretaries and Heads of ...
Governor visits Mullaitivu Karipaddamurippu GTM School

Governor visits Mullaitivu Karipaddamurippu GTM School

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Mullaitivu Karipaddamurippu Government Tamil Mixed School today (24) and had a casual conversation with the school children who were studying in the ...
Governor suspends the Principal

Governor suspends the Principal

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan directed the Secretary of Provincial Education Ministry S.Sathyaseelan to suspend the Principal of Point Pedro St. Thomas Roman Catholic Girls School from his ...
A special programme initiated by Governor to provide National Vocational Qualification for free

A special programme initiated by Governor to provide National Vocational Qualification for free

Governor of Northern Province, Dr. Suren Raghavan has launched a special program to provide free NVQ Level III or IV to 5000 youths from the Northern Province based on their ...
Grand Opening Ceremony of Northern Province Tourist Information Center at Jaffna Railway Station Premises

Grand Opening Ceremony of Northern Province Tourist Information Center at Jaffna Railway Station Premises

Tourist Information Center at Jaffna Railway Station Premises was established by the Northern Province Tourism Bureau and Provincial Ministry of Local Government under the concept and guidance of Dr Suren ...
Protecting you and your future is in our hands  – Governor

Protecting you and your future is in our hands – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that yesterday I appointed a ‘fighter’ as a Secretary of the Provincial Education Ministry who is dedicated to reform the education sector ...
New Secretary appointed to Education Ministry

New Secretary appointed to Education Ministry

Mr.L.Ilaangovan has been appointed as the Secretary of the Northern Provincial Education Ministry by Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (20). This appointment will take effect from 1st ...
New Secretary to the Governor appointed

New Secretary to the Governor appointed

Mr.S.Sathiyaseelan has been appointed as the Secretary to the Governor by Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (20). This appointment will take effect from 1st July 2019 60 ...
Officials engaged in corruption offenses will also be convicted – Governor says

Officials engaged in corruption offenses will also be convicted – Governor says

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that the officials who are engaged in bribery and corruption will also be convicted. He expressed this when participating in the inauguration ...
UNDP Country Director calls on Governor

UNDP Country Director calls on Governor

UNDP Country Director Mr. Joern Soerensen called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (20) at Governor’s Secretariat in Jaffna. It was briefed to the Governor about the ...
Local Authority Members of Vavuniya District meet Governor

Local Authority Members of Vavuniya District meet Governor

A meeting was held between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and the members of Vavuniya Urban Council and Pradeshiya Sabhas in the Vavuniya Town Hall today (19). The ...
Governor’s Public Day Programme held in Vavuniya

Governor’s Public Day Programme held in Vavuniya

This week’s Governor’s Public Day was held today (19) at Vavuniya District Secretariat with the participation of Governor of Northern Province, Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments. – ...
New Classroom Building of Vavuniya Cheddipulavu GTMS handed over to the students

New Classroom Building of Vavuniya Cheddipulavu GTMS handed over to the students

A newly built classroom at Vavuniya Cheddipulavu Government Tamil Mixed School was handed by Governor to the students of the school today (19). This building was constructed at a cost ...
New Classroom constructed at a Cost of 3.3 Mn handed over by Governor to the Students

New Classroom constructed at a Cost of 3.3 Mn handed over by Governor to the Students

A newly built classroom was handed over by Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan to the students. An event in this regard was held today (19) at Vavuniya Sinhala Mixed School. The ...
Recruitment Interview of Jaffna Police Department – Governor meets interviewees

Recruitment Interview of Jaffna Police Department – Governor meets interviewees

The initial interview to recruit the youths from the Northern Province to the Police Department to address the shortage of the Tamil Police in the Police Department was held in ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday 19th June 2019 at District Secretariat ,Vavuniya with the participation of Governor of Northern Province, Provincial Secretaries and Heads of Departments. ...
I am ready to discuss with the ‘AWA GROUP’ without any guards- Open Invitation by NP Governor

I am ready to discuss with the ‘AWA GROUP’ without any guards- Open Invitation by NP Governor

Northern Province Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan emphasized that he is ready to discuss with  ‘Awa Group’ at any time without any guards. This statement made in response to the assault ...
New Police Superintendent calls on Governor

New Police Superintendent calls on Governor

Newly appointed Superintendent of Police for Jaffna District Nihal Thalduwa called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (14) at Governor’s Secretariat, Jaffna. During the discussion, the Governor ...
New Naval Commander of Northern Province calls on Governor

New Naval Commander of Northern Province calls on Governor

Newly appointed Naval Commander of Northern Province Rear Admiral SMDK Samaraweera called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan today (14) at Governor’s Secretariat. During the discussion, the Governor ...
Governor visits Vali-North Region

Governor visits Vali-North Region

On the invitation of Jaffna District Parliamentarian Mavai Senathirajah, Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Vali-North region on 13th June 2019. He talked to the representatives of the ...
The Kidney Disease Clinical Centre of Mallavi Base Hospital declared open

The Kidney Disease Clinical Centre of Mallavi Base Hospital declared open

The opening ceremony of newly constructed Kidney Disease Clinical Centre of Mallavi Base Hospital which is located in Thunukkai DS Division of Mullaitivu District was held on 08th June 2019. ...
Venavil Gramodhaya Health Centre opened

Venavil Gramodhaya Health Centre opened

The opening ceremony of Venavil Gramodhaya Health Centre in Mullaitivu District was held on 07th June 2019 through “Let’s stand together for the country” – a national programme. Mullaitivu RDHS ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday 12th June 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady with the participation of Governor of Northern Province, Provincial ...
Canadian High Commissioner calls on Governor

Canadian High Commissioner calls on Governor

Canadian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David McKinnon called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his secretariat in Jaffna on 04th June 2019. The current situation of ...
NP public servants should serve people in beneficial and humanitarian way – Governor

NP public servants should serve people in beneficial and humanitarian way – Governor

Management Development Training Unit of Northern Province conducted a certificate course in Procurement Procedure and Contract Administration (CIPPCA). The awarding ceremony for the course was held on 31st May 2019 ...
Tourism is a lifeline of North – Northern Province Governor

Tourism is a lifeline of North – Northern Province Governor

A seminar on “Marketing techniques to motivate the hoteliers to manage the current situation” was held under the patronage of Northern Province Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan on 31st May 2019 ...
Vavuniya  district best farmers’ awarding ceremony for the year 2018

Vavuniya district best farmers’ awarding ceremony for the year 2018

With the intension of honoring best farmers selected at in district level and national level an awarding ceremony was organized at the District Agriculture Training Centre by the Office of ...
UNICEF South Asia Regional Director calls on Governor

UNICEF South Asia Regional Director calls on Governor

Ms. Jean Gough, Regional Director, Region of South Asia and Tim Sutton, Director for Sri Lanka called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 31st May 2019 at ...
This stain on the religion should be wiped out by your hands – Governor

This stain on the religion should be wiped out by your hands – Governor

This stain smeared on the religion should be wiped out by your hands. I hope this should be the prime duty of every Muslim in Sri Lanka. Governor stated above ...
Governor visits Point Pedro Harbour

Governor visits Point Pedro Harbour

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Point Pedro Harbour which is to be renovated with the financial support Asian Development Bank in order to improve the livelihood of ...
Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day programme was held today (29) with the participation of Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan and the Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments at the Chief Minister’s ...
Issuing appointment letters for the post of Northern Provincial Combined Service posts of Office Employee Service Grade III

Issuing appointment letters for the post of Northern Provincial Combined Service posts of Office Employee Service Grade III

The Governor of Northern Province Hon. Dr Suren Raghavan issued appointment letters to those who were selected by competitive exam to fill 16 numbers of vacancies in the Northern Provincial ...
New Senior DIG of Northern Province calls on Governor

New Senior DIG of Northern Province calls on Governor

Newly appointed Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police for Northern Province Ravi Wijegunawardena called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 28th May 2019 at Governor’s Secretariat, Jaffna. ...
Governor of Northern Province organizes a Book Fair in Jaffna

Governor of Northern Province organizes a Book Fair in Jaffna

A book fair will be held under the guidance of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan from 27th August 2019 to 1st September 2019 at Jaffna Veerasingam Hall. A ...
Appointments Letters issued to Health Attendants

Appointments Letters issued to Health Attendants

An event to hand over appointment letters to those who have been promoted to Health Attendant Service Class III was held on 22nd May 2019 at the conference hall of ...
The First Secretary of Swiss Embassy calls on Governor

The First Secretary of Swiss Embassy calls on Governor

The First Secretary of Swiss Embassy in Sri Lanka Mr Damiano Sguaitamati paid a courtesy call on Governor of Northern Province Dr Suren Raghavan on 23rd May 2019 at Governor’s ...
Governor commemorates Victims of Easter Sunday Attacks

Governor commemorates Victims of Easter Sunday Attacks

A commemorative event for the victims of the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks that took place in various parts of the country was held on 21st May at Mirusuvil St. Nicholas ...
Discussion between Governor and Members of Mullaitivu Local Authorities

Discussion between Governor and Members of Mullaitivu Local Authorities

A discussion between Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan and the members of the four Pradeshiya Sabhas of Mullaitivu District was held on 21st May 2019 at Mullaitivu Cultural Hall. ...
Appointment of Graduate Teachers in Northern Province

Appointment of Graduate Teachers in Northern Province

An event of issuing appointment letters to the newly recruited graduate teachers in Northern Province was held at the auditorium of Northern Provincial Education Ministry on 20th May 2019. Governor ...
Governor’s Special Request to mark One Month after Easter Attack

Governor’s Special Request to mark One Month after Easter Attack

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan requested all the religious leaders to ring bells with one minute silent prayer at every religious place at 8.45 a.m on Tuesday, 21st May ...
Governor’s Vesak Greeting

Governor’s Vesak Greeting

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Best Farmers’ Awarding Ceremony  in  2018, Jaffna  District

Best Farmers’ Awarding Ceremony in 2018, Jaffna District

Annual Best Farmers’ Awarding ceremony of Northern Provincial Department of Agriculture’s Jaffna District ceremony was held at the District Agriculture Training Centre, Thirunelvely on 14.05.2019 under the chairmanship of Jaffna ...
Appointment of Industrial Instructor and Sales Manager to Department of Industry

Appointment of Industrial Instructor and Sales Manager to Department of Industry

An event of issuing appointment letters to newly recruited 06 Industrial Instructors (small industries) and 01 Sales Manager for the Department of Industry was held on 15th of May 2019 ...
Governor provides 10 vehicles to Police for Emergency Use

Governor provides 10 vehicles to Police for Emergency Use

Considering the emergency situation prevailing in the country, Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan took a step to provide 10 vehicles temporarily to the Police of Northern Province for their ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday 15th May 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady with the participation of Provincial Secretaries and Heads of ...
Meeting between Governor and Former Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran

Meeting between Governor and Former Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran

A meeting between Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan and the former Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council C.V.Wigneswaran was held on 10th May 2019. The discussion focused on ...
Appointment letters issued to newly recruited Technical Officer (Electrical) Grade III

Appointment letters issued to newly recruited Technical Officer (Electrical) Grade III

An event to hand over appointment letters to the newly recruited Technical Officer (Electrical) Grade III was held on 08th May 2019 at Northern Provincial Council Secretariat which is located ...
Special Statement

Special Statement

The tragic incident which happened on Easter Sunday in Colombo and other parts of the country is unfortunate and unbearable. For the Northern and Eastern Provinces, the people continuously provide ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day will be held coming Wednesday

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday 08th May 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady with the participation of Governor of Northern Province, Provincial ...
Governor visits Jaffna Mohideen Jummah Mosque

Governor visits Jaffna Mohideen Jummah Mosque

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan visited Jaffna Mohideen Jummah Mosque which is located at Jaffna Grand Bazaar on 29th April 2019. He was welcomed by the Chief Imam of ...
Governor pays Monitoring Visits to Navanthurai and Five-lamp Junction in Jaffna

Governor pays Monitoring Visits to Navanthurai and Five-lamp Junction in Jaffna

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan paid a sudden monitoring visit to Navanthurai and Five-lamp Junction of Jaffna Town on 29th April 2019. He visited Navanthurai market and had casual ...
Governor calls on Archbishop

Governor calls on Archbishop

Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan visited the Archbishop’s House today (26) and met the Archbishop of Colombo, His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith. On behalf of the people of Northern ...
Governor’s Public Day will NOT be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day will NOT be held coming Wednesday

Governor’s Public Day programme is held every Wednesday with the participation of Provincial Secretaries and Heads of Departments. This week’s Governor’s Pubic Day Programme will not be held coming Wednesday. ...
Governor met Bishop of Jaffna Diocese

Governor met Bishop of Jaffna Diocese

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan met Bishop of Jaffna Diocese Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam at his official residence on 22nd April 2019. He expressed his deepest condolences to the Bishop ...
Northern Province offices will be closed tomorrow (22) – Governor orders

Northern Province offices will be closed tomorrow (22) – Governor orders

Ministry of Education informed that all the schools across the island including Northern Province would remain closed for two more days until Wednesday. Meanwhile, Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren ...
Hon.Governor’s Easter Message

Hon.Governor’s Easter Message

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Governor visits Welioya

Governor visits Welioya

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Welioya in Mullaitivu district on 18th April 2019 to learn the situation of the region. He met the religious leaders, government officials ...
Special Events held to mark 100 Days Completion as a Governor of Northern Province

Special Events held to mark 100 Days Completion as a Governor of Northern Province

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan completes 100 days as a Governor of Northern Province. To mark this, various activities were implemented on 19th April 2019 under the patronage ...
Governor meets Canadian High Commissioner and Iranian Ambassador

Governor meets Canadian High Commissioner and Iranian Ambassador

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan met High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka  Devoid McKinnon in Colombo today (16) and had a discussion. The discussion focused on the ...
Planting Trees to mark the Sinhala Tamil New Year

Planting Trees to mark the Sinhala Tamil New Year

The President Maithripala Sirisena introduced a new tradition – Planting trees island-wide for the Sinhala/Tamil New Year. Accordingly, the saplings were planted at the auspicious time 11.17am on 15.04.2019 at ...
Mobile sales of seeds and planting material and Crop Clinic at Public Market, Nelliyadi

Mobile sales of seeds and planting material and Crop Clinic at Public Market, Nelliyadi

Crop clinic program was conducted by the staff Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture Jaffna at Nelliyaddy Public Market on 10th April 2019 (Wednesday) for benefiting farmers and home gardeners. The ...
Governor’s Greeting Message for Sinhala / Tamil New Year

Governor’s Greeting Message for Sinhala / Tamil New Year

I am overjoyed to express my greeting to all who celebrate Tamil / Sinhala New Year – 2019. A decade has passed after the war. In this situation, I pray ...
Governor visits Maviddapuram Kanthaswamy Temple

Governor visits Maviddapuram Kanthaswamy Temple

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Maviddapuram Kanthaswamy Temple on 11th April 2019 and worshipped. The temple Chief Priest Maharaja Shree D.S.Ratnasabapathi welcomed and blessed the Governor. Governor ...
Governor visits Keerimalai Naguleswaram Temple

Governor visits Keerimalai Naguleswaram Temple

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan visited Keerimalai Naguleswaram Temple on 11th April 2019. The administration of Naguleswaram Temple had requested the Governor to declare the Keerimalai Naguleswaram as ...
Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day programme was held at Chief Minister’s Secretariat which is located at Kaithady with the presence of Secretaries of Provincial Ministries and Heads of Departments on 10th April ...
The Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga visits Governor’s Official Residence

The Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga visits Governor’s Official Residence

Former President and Chairperson of Office for National Unity and Reconciliation Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga, Former Minister and Parliamentarian A.H.M.Fowzie, Ambassadors of Switzerland and Netherlands and High Commissioner of Bangladesh visited ...
Mobile Sales for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants

Mobile Sales for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants

The Vegetable Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants produced by the Vavuniya Government Seed Production Farm and 05 District Agriculture Training Centers and Achchuvely Horticulture Genetic Resource Center of ...
Governor welcomes the Former President Chadrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga

Governor welcomes the Former President Chadrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga

Former President and Chairperson of Office for National Unity and Reconciliation Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga visited Jaffa on 09th April 2019. Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan welcomed her at ...
Provincial Exhibition of Rural Development Department – 2019

Provincial Exhibition of Rural Development Department – 2019

Provincial Exhibition – 2019 of the Rural Development Department will be held for two days at the Jaffna Central College Hall on 09th and 10th April 2019 on the theme ...
“I’ll continue my duty for the people though any obstacles” – Governor

“I’ll continue my duty for the people though any obstacles” – Governor

Speaking at the event of issuing appointment letters to the Office Employees Assistants who have been recruited to work at Northern Provincial departments and other institutions, Governor said that until ...
Mobile Sales Service at Public Market, Chankanai

Mobile Sales Service at Public Market, Chankanai

Mobile Sales Service was conducted by the staff Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture Jaffna at Chankanai Public Market on 05th April 2019 (Friday) for benefitting farmers, office, school and home ...
“April Pledge” in respect of a country free of drugs

“April Pledge” in respect of a country free of drugs

In consonance with the implementation of national programme on drug prevention called “A country free of drugs” launched under the direct supervision and direction of His Excellency of President under ...
World Autism Awareness Day – 2019

World Autism Awareness Day – 2019

Provincial Department of Indigenous Medicine, Northern Province and special Education Unit of Zonal Educational Office, Jaffna jointly organized ‘World Autism Awareness Day – 2019’ on 4th of April, 2019 at ...
New Appointment of Technical Officers, Colonization Officers and OESs

New Appointment of Technical Officers, Colonization Officers and OESs

The ceremony of issuing appointment letters to those who have been selected to fill 04 numbers of vacancies in the Northern Provincial Technical Officer Service (trainee grade – 01 Year), ...
Governor meets the Head of Nallai Adheenam

Governor meets the Head of Nallai Adheenam

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan met the Head of Nallai Adheenam Sri La Sri Somasunthara Gnanasampantha Paramachariya Swamigal on 08th April 2019 at Jaffna Nallai Thirugnanasampanthar Adheenam. The discussion ...
13th Provincial Level carrom men and women competition

13th Provincial Level carrom men and women competition

13th Provincial Level carrom competition for both men and women divisions was held at at Kokuvil Hindu College, Jaffna  on 06, 07 April 2019  conducted by Department of Sports, NP. ...
13th Provincial Level chess men and women competition

13th Provincial Level chess men and women competition

13th Provincial Level chess competition for both men and women divisions was held at at Kokuvil Hindu College, Jaffna  on 06, 07 April 2019  conducted by Department of Sports, NP. ...
13th Provincial Level Hockey competition

13th Provincial Level Hockey competition

13th Provincial Level Hockey competition for both men and women divisions was held at at Jaffna College, Vaddukoddai  on 06, 07 April 2019  conducted by Department of Sports, NP. Men ...
Special Program on Mango Pruning

Special Program on Mango Pruning

As a part of the Agriculture promotion program a special program on Mango pruning was conducted on 04 April 2019 at Muruganoor under the  chairmanship  of Assistant  director of Agriculture ...
Mobile Sale Service at Madukanda under the Agriculture Promotion Programme

Mobile Sale Service at Madukanda under the Agriculture Promotion Programme

As a part of the Agriculture promotion program, a Mobile Sale Service was conducted on 04thApril 2019 at Madukanda AI range by District Agriculture Training Centre, Muruganoor, Vavuniya. During this ...
5th Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption” in Jaffna District

5th Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption” in Jaffna District

The workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption” for Executive Officers of Northern Province has been conducting by the Office of the Deputy Chief Secretary – Personnel & Training under the ...
Journalists should work with social responsibility – Governor

Journalists should work with social responsibility – Governor

Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan said that journalists working to provide the right information to the people should work with social responsibility during each of their reports. The awarding ceremony to ...
The Field Day on the Successful Ginger Cultivation under the Sprinkler Irrigation System

The Field Day on the Successful Ginger Cultivation under the Sprinkler Irrigation System

The Field Day on the Ginger cultivation with the sprinkler irrigation system was held at the field of farmer Mrs.T.Manchuladevi in Thevipuram under the chairmanship of Mullaitivu Deputy Provincial Director ...
How to live better tomorrow than what we are today? – Governor

How to live better tomorrow than what we are today? – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr Suren Raghavan said above while addressing at the 4th International Tamil Journalism Conference which was held at the auditorium of Jaffna Public Library on 05th ...
New DIG of Police met Governor

New DIG of Police met Governor

Newly appointed Deputy Inspector General of Police of Jaffna District Rajitha Sri Daminda met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 05th April 2019 at Governor’s Secretariat in Jaffna. ...
Field day on Mango Cultivation

Field day on Mango Cultivation

Field day on mango cultivation was arranged at Mailankulam village on 31 March 2019. Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture K.Theivendram participated as chief guest. Deputy Director of Agriculture (Ext.) Mrs.A.Sakeelabanu, ...
“You have a great responsibility to heal our nation” – Governor

“You have a great responsibility to heal our nation” – Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said above when he participated in the inauguration ceremony of the Medical Exhibition II – 2019 which was held at Kilinochchi campus of ...
Field Day on Organic Farming

Field Day on Organic Farming

The field day on Organic Farming was conducted under the chairmanship of Uruththirapuram Agriculture Instructor M.Mahilan at the field of farmer Mrs.T.Ranjitharani in Uruththirapuram North in Kilinochchi on 22nd March ...
Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day held at Kaithady

This week’s Governor’s Public Day was held on Wednesday 03rd April 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province with the ...
Medical Exhibition II held in Kilinochchi Campus

Medical Exhibition II held in Kilinochchi Campus

The inauguration ceremony for Medical Exhibition 2019 was held at the Kilinochchi campus of the Jaffna University Agricultural Faculty on April 2, 2019. The event was organized by the Northern ...
Commemoration on World  Autism  Day

Commemoration on World Autism Day

An event to commemorate the World Autism Day,  an awareness program was conducted on 02nd April 2019  at the Chief Secretary’s Secretariat, Kaithady on the arrangement of the  Regional Directorate of ...
‘April Pledge’ for a Drugs-Free Country

‘April Pledge’ for a Drugs-Free Country

According to the instruction of the President Maithripala Sirisena, ‘April Pledge’ for a Drugs-Free Country was conducted on 03rd April 2019  at the Chief Secretary’s Secretariat, Kaithady. The Deputy Chief Secretaries – Finance ...
Review Meeting of Annual Development Plan-2019

Review Meeting of Annual Development Plan-2019

Review Meeting of Annual Development Plan-2019 with Chairman, Secretary, Members of the Finance Commission,Secretaries, Deputy Chief Secretaries and Heads of Departments of the Northern Province was held on 01 April ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday, 03rd April

Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday, 03rd April

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on Wednesday 03rd April 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province with ...
Initiation of activities of Female Ward in Siddha District Hospital – Puthukudiyiruppu

Initiation of activities of Female Ward in Siddha District Hospital – Puthukudiyiruppu

Female ward activities were commenced in Siddha District Hospital, Puthukudiyiruppu on 23rd of March, 2019 after finishing the works under PSDG (2018/ 2019) and handing over the building. 60 SHARES ...
Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption”

Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption”

The workshops on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption” for Executive Officers of Northern Province are being conducted by the Office of the Deputy Chief Secretary – Personnel & Training under the ...
France Ambassador to SL calls on Governor

France Ambassador to SL calls on Governor

The Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka Eric LAVERTU visited Jaffna and called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his secretariat in Jaffna today(01). The Ambassador who visited first ...
Governor visits Jaffna Vali-North Region

Governor visits Jaffna Vali-North Region

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a visit to Jaffna Valikamam North region this morning to learn the current situations of the area. The purpose of the visit ...
Appointment of Minor staff for State Home for Elder’s, Kaithady

Appointment of Minor staff for State Home for Elder’s, Kaithady

Ten minor grade employees received their appointment letters from Governor of Northern Province Dr.Suren Raghavan during Governor’s Public Day Programme, held on 27th March 2019 (Wednesday) at District Secretariat, Kilinochchi. ...
Northern Province Buddhist Conference was successfully held at Vavuniya Sri Bodhi Dakshinaramaya Temple

Northern Province Buddhist Conference was successfully held at Vavuniya Sri Bodhi Dakshinaramaya Temple

Northern Province Buddhist Conference was successfully held at Vavuniya Sri Bodhi Dakshinaramaya Temple on 29th March 2019. The viharas in Northern Province and issues associated with them were discussed at ...
Northern Province Buddhist Conference being held in Vavuniya Today

Northern Province Buddhist Conference being held in Vavuniya Today

First ever Northern Province Buddhist Conference commenced today (29) at Sri Bodhi Dakshinaramaya Temple in Vavuniya. All the arrangement for the conference is completed. The conference is being held under ...
Governor met Bishop of Jaffna Diocese

Governor met Bishop of Jaffna Diocese

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan met Bishop of Jaffna Diocese Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam at his house on 28th March 2019. The problems faced by Catholics in the Diocese of ...
Governor’s Special Statement

Governor’s Special Statement

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan released as a special statement today.         60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share Share Share Share Share ...
Governor’s Public Day held in Kilinochchi

Governor’s Public Day held in Kilinochchi

Governor’s Public Day programme was held at Kilinochchi District Secretariat on 27th March 2019 under the patronage of Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan with the presence of Provincial Ministries’ Secretaries and ...
Agriculture Mobile Sales Service at Maruthanarmadam Market

Agriculture Mobile Sales Service at Maruthanarmadam Market

Mobile Sales Service was conducted by the staff Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture Jaffna at Maruthanarmadam market on 26.03.2019 for benefitting farmers, office, school and home gardens. This mobile sales ...
Governor instructs Govt. Institutions to purchase the Products of ‘Karuvi’

Governor instructs Govt. Institutions to purchase the Products of ‘Karuvi’

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan has decided to give instructions to the government institutions in Northern Province to purchase the products of the ‘Karuvi’ – a community resource ...
13th Provincial Level Taekwondo competition

13th Provincial Level Taekwondo competition

13th Provincial Level Taekwondo competition for both men and women divisions was held at at District Secretariat, Mullaitivu  on 23, 24 March 2019  conducted by Department of Sports, Northern Province.   ...
Eye Surgery Unit ceremonially opened in Kilinochchi General Hospital

Eye Surgery Unit ceremonially opened in Kilinochchi General Hospital

First time in history, a newly established Eye Surgery Unit was ceremonially declared open in Kilinochchi by the Government Agent of Kilinochchi District Sundaram Arumainayagam on 22nd March 2019. In ...
Special Event to mark Tripitakabi Vandana Week organized by Governor’s Secretariat at Jaffna Naga Vihara

Special Event to mark Tripitakabi Vandana Week organized by Governor’s Secretariat at Jaffna Naga Vihara

Governor’s Secretariat of Northern Province organized a special event to mark Tripitakabi Vandana Week at Jaffna Sri Naga Vihara on 21st March 2019. The Tripitaka, the most sacred scripture for ...
Mobile Sales for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants

Mobile Sales for Vegetables Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants

The Vegetable Seedlings, Fruit Plants and Other Tree Plants produced by the Vavuniya Government Seed Production Farm and 05 District Agriculture Training Centers and Achchuvely Horticulture Genetic Resource Center of ...
Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption”

Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption”

Workshop on “Zero Tolerance for Corruption” for Executive Officers of Northern Province was conducted by the Office of the Deputy Chief Secretary – Personnel & Training under the direction of ...
Governor to upgrade 14 schools of the Northern Province as National Schools

Governor to upgrade 14 schools of the Northern Province as National Schools

Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan has decided to send a request to the Ministry of Education to upgrade 14 provincial schools of the Northern Province as National Schools. Governor has made ...
Cultivation under Insect Proof Net with Drip Irrigation System in Anuradhapura District

Cultivation under Insect Proof Net with Drip Irrigation System in Anuradhapura District

An Exposure Visit had been undertaken on 14 March 2019 by the staff members of the office of the Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture and farmers of Jaffna district to ...
Paddy transplanting Filed day at GSPF, Vavuniya

Paddy transplanting Filed day at GSPF, Vavuniya

Field day on Transplanted Paddy was held on 15th March 2019 at the Government Seed Production Farm (GSPF)  Vavuniya under the  Chairmanship of Covering  Assistant Director of Agriculture Mrs. S.Jegatheeswary. ...
Training on operation of Global Positioning System  (GPS) in reporting crop production progress and introducing govipola Mobile App

Training on operation of Global Positioning System (GPS) in reporting crop production progress and introducing govipola Mobile App

Training programme on Global Positioning System (GPS) for Agriculture Sector and a Social Media App. “Govipola” was conducted to the officers of the Provincial Department of Agriculture at the District ...
Exemplary activity of Northern Province

Exemplary activity of Northern Province

Though the works carried out under Capital Development Programme with the financial support of Northern Province’s PSDG and CBG were over, the contractors’ bills pricing Rs. 898.4 Million were not ...
Tools, Equipment and Incentives issued to those who completed Skill Development Training Programme (NVQ Level 3)

Tools, Equipment and Incentives issued to those who completed Skill Development Training Programme (NVQ Level 3)

An event of providing tools and equipment and incentives to those who have successfully completed the Skill Development Training programme (NVQ Level 3) was held at the Cultural Hall of ...
Governor’s Public Day held on 13 March 2019 at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day held on 13 March 2019 at Kaithady

This week’s Governor’s Public Day was held under at Chief Minister’s Secretariat at Kaithady on 13th March 2019 under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Dr Suren Raghavan. Public and ...
Animal Disease Eradication Programme

Animal Disease Eradication Programme

Department of Animal Production and Health has planned to eradicate contagious diseases such as foot and mouth, Haemorrhagic septicaemia, Black quarter in cattle and Ranikhet, Fowlpox , Gumboro in Poultry ...
Health Advisory for Heat Weather issued by Department of Health Services

Health Advisory for Heat Weather issued by Department of Health Services

The Provincial Director of Health Services, Northern Province issued the instruction on “How to avoid the impacts of Heat Weather”   60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share ...
Data collection survey on agriculture

Data collection survey on agriculture

Japan International Corporation Agency (JICA) Research Team Member for Market Oriented Agriculture In- Charge Consultant Ms.Kazuko Shirai and Dr.A.Seneviratne Senior Coordinator for JICA study arrived at the Head Office of ...
International Women’s Day – 2019

International Women’s Day – 2019

International Women’s day was celebrated on the international theme of “Balance for Better” to encourage everyone to share responsibility through collective action for driving a gender-balanced world by the Ministry ...
Representatives of the North People can also submit their requests to the Governor for Geneva Session

Representatives of the North People can also submit their requests to the Governor for Geneva Session

The 40th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council has begun in Geneva last month. The Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan has been appointed by the President ...
International Women’s Day held under the Guidance of the NP Governor

International Women’s Day held under the Guidance of the NP Governor

Secretary of Women Affairs Ministry Mrs Roobini Varathalingam said that women have achieved great success in education. About 60% of women are graduates and among them, 45% are graduates in ...
Governor’s Explanation for the False News appeared in Some Tamil Media Today

Governor’s Explanation for the False News appeared in Some Tamil Media Today

Today (08th March Friday), some Tamil media reported that the relatives of the Enforced Disappearances in the North and East could not meet Governor when they tried. The explanation for the ...
US and Netherlands Ambassadors calls on Governor of Northern Province

US and Netherlands Ambassadors calls on Governor of Northern Province

American Ambassador to Sri Lanka Alaina B.Teplitz and Netherlands Ambassador to Sri Lanka Joanne Doornewaard called on Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan at his secretariat in Jaffna on 07th March 2019. ...
If there are any requests to be present in the Geneva session on behalf of the People, anybody can submit them in written form – Governor of Northern Province

If there are any requests to be present in the Geneva session on behalf of the People, anybody can submit them in written form – Governor of Northern Province

The 40th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council has been started on 25th February. The Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan has been appointed by HE the ...
13th Provincial Level Badminton competition

13th Provincial Level Badminton competition

13th Provincial Level Badminton competition for both men and women divisions was held at at Indoor Stadium, Mannar  on 01, 02 March 2019  conducted by Department of Sports, NP. 60 ...
13th Provincial Level Table tennis competition

13th Provincial Level Table tennis competition

13th Provincial Level Table tennis competition for both men and women divisions was held at at Indoor Stadium, Mannar  on 01, 02 March 2019  conducted by Department of Sports, NP. ...
Another block of Lands released in Valikamam North Division

Another block of Lands released in Valikamam North Division

Another block of lands in the use of the security forces in Valikamam North high Security Zone has been released for the use of the people. The land released documents ...
Governor’s Public Day will be held at Kaithady

Governor’s Public Day will be held at Kaithady

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on 06th March 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province with the ...
2 School Buildings constructed under the National Program “Nearest School is the Best School” handed over to the students.

2 School Buildings constructed under the National Program “Nearest School is the Best School” handed over to the students.

An event to hand over the two school buildings which were constructed under the National Programme “Nearest School is the Best School” was held under the chairmanship of Governor Dr. ...
Coming Tuesday is Holiday for NP Schools to celebrate Maha Shivaratri – Governor

Coming Tuesday is Holiday for NP Schools to celebrate Maha Shivaratri – Governor

Considering the benefits of the parents and the students, Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan declared that the coming Tuesday (05.03.2019), the day after Shivaratri is a holiday for ...
Swiss Government Representative calls on Governor

Swiss Government Representative calls on Governor

Senior Advisor of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), Switzerland Mr. Martin Stuerzinger called on Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan at his office in Jaffna on 01st March 2019. The present situation of the people of the ...
Sports Equipment worth 2 Crore distributed to 151 Schools by Governor

Sports Equipment worth 2 Crore distributed to 151 Schools by Governor

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan said that his dream is Northern Province would change one day to provide subsidies to other provinces in the country as it contains ...
My first priority is education until the last minute as a Governor

My first priority is education until the last minute as a Governor

The culture of Northern Province always gives top priority to education. But today we have fallen. As the result, Jaffna ranked 22nd place in the island and Northern Province is ...
Governor paid sudden monitoring visits to some schools in Kilinochchi District

Governor paid sudden monitoring visits to some schools in Kilinochchi District

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a sudden visit to inspect the activities of some schools in Kilinochchi district on 27th February 2019. Last month, 31.5 million rupees ...
Pharmacists in the Northern Province should stay at their pharmacies – Governor Orders

Pharmacists in the Northern Province should stay at their pharmacies – Governor Orders

Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a sudden visit to some of the pharmacies in Jaffna this evening (25) to find out the conditions of them. He had a casual conversation ...
Senior DIGP of Northern Province meets Governor

Senior DIGP of Northern Province meets Governor

Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police Roshan Fernando met Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan on 26th February 2019 at Governor Secretariat in Jaffna. The discussion focused on the shortage of Tamil speaking ...
Governor requests Retired Surveyors to register

Governor requests Retired Surveyors to register

The Governor of the Northern Province has observed that land surveying is the foremost problem when solving land issues in the Northern Province. The main reason for this is the ...
“Joint Industrial Hands” – Exhibition and Workshop held in Jaffna

“Joint Industrial Hands” – Exhibition and Workshop held in Jaffna

“Joint Industrial Hands” – Exhibition and Workshop for small industrial entrepreneurs was held at Jaffna Veerasingam Hall from 16th February 2019 to 17th February 2019. In order to encourage the ...
Chief of Hindu Priests Association meets Governor

Chief of Hindu Priests Association meets Governor

Chief of the Hindu Priests Association Shivashri K.V.K. Vaitheeswara Kurukkal met Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan on 04th March 2019 at Governor’s Secretariat. The problems faced by Hindus in the Northern ...
Certificate awarding ceremony for Front Office Management Course

Certificate awarding ceremony for Front Office Management Course

Twenty-four students who have completed the Front Office Management Course have been awarded certificate on 08th February 2019 at Conference Hall of Provincial Ministry of Finance, Planning & Local Government, ...
Lands, released by the Security Forces handed over to Public by Governor

Lands, released by the Security Forces handed over to Public by Governor

An event of handing over the lands released by the Security Forces in Karaichchi and Kandawalai DS Divisions of Kilinochchi district to the civilians was held under the chairmanship of ...
Another block of land released by Security Forces in Mannar District

Another block of land released by Security Forces in Mannar District

In Mannar district another block of lands in the use of the Security Forces has been released for public use. 9.5 acres land in the control of 54th division and 0.75 ...
Jaffna Central Bus Stand to be modernized soon

Jaffna Central Bus Stand to be modernized soon

A project for reconstructing the Jaffna Central Bus Stand as a modernized bus station will be launched soon. During the visit to Jaffna on 27th January 2019, Minister of Transport and ...
Discussion with the Chairmen and Secretaries of Local Authorities of Jaffna District

Discussion with the Chairmen and Secretaries of Local Authorities of Jaffna District

A meeting with the Chairmen and Secretaries of Local Authorities of Jaffna district was held under the chairmanship of Governor Suren Raghavan on 18th January 2019 at Governor’s Secretariat in ...
Another block of lands in Valikamam North handed over to the Civilians

Another block of lands in Valikamam North handed over to the Civilians

Another block of lands in Jaffna Valikamam North High Security Zone was released to the civilians. In Thaiyiddy region, 19.6 acres of land in Grama Niladari Divisions Thaiyiddy North J/249 and ...
Automated Online Vehicle Revenue License Service launched at Kaithady NPC Building

Automated Online Vehicle Revenue License Service launched at Kaithady NPC Building

In order to ease the people receiving vehicle revenue license document, first-ever automated online e-Revenue License Service was launched in Northern Province by Provincial Department of Motor Traffic at Northern ...
Special Workshop and Discussion Session

Special Workshop and Discussion Session

Special Workshop and Discussion Session for staff of Provincial Department of Agriculture Northern Province and members of Natural Farming Movement in Adampan Integrated Organic Farm and Organic Farm of Thadchanamaruthamadu ...
Commencement of Duties for year 2019

Commencement of Duties for year 2019

On the directive of the President of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena, the first working day of the year – 2019 was convened at 9.00 am on ...
A Workshop on Further Concepts on Rural Extension and Organic Farming

A Workshop on Further Concepts on Rural Extension and Organic Farming

A Workshop on Further Concepts on Rural Extension and Organic Farming for developing the capacity of field staff of the Provincial Department of Agriculture was conducted by Professor Emeritus N.Sriskandarajah ...
Naval Commander of the Northern meets Governor

Naval Commander of the Northern meets Governor

Naval Commander of the Northern Rear Admiral Merril Wickramasinghe met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his office in Jaffna on 20th February 2019. 60 SHARES Share on ...
Jaffna SFHQ Commander meets Governor

Jaffna SFHQ Commander meets Governor

The Commander of the Security Force Headquarters Maj. Gen. Dharshana Hettiarrachchi met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his office in Jaffna on 20th February 2019. 60 SHARES Share ...
Governor’s Public Day on Feb 20th

Governor’s Public Day on Feb 20th

This week’s Governor’s Public Day will be held on 20th February 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province with the ...
Governor meets Indian High Commissioner

Governor meets Indian High Commissioner

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a courtesy call on Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Taranjit Singh Sandhu on 17th February 2019 at his official residence ‘India ...
Governor meets Maha Nayaka Theros

Governor meets Maha Nayaka Theros

A visit to historical fame Kandy Sri Dalada Maligawa Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan, who visited Kandy for the first time after swearing in as the Governor of Northern Province, met the ...
The Interim Report of the Iranaimadu Investigation Team handed over to the Governor

The Interim Report of the Iranaimadu Investigation Team handed over to the Governor

Due to the flood occurred in last December, Kilinochchi district was severely affected. The Governor of Northern Province appointed an investigation team to find the fact whether the Iranaimadu Tank ...
UN Resident Coordinator in Sri Lanka calls on Governor of Northern Province

UN Resident Coordinator in Sri Lanka calls on Governor of Northern Province

UN Resident Coordinator in Sri Lanka Hanaa Singer called on Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his office in Jaffna on 13th February 2019 and had a discussion ...
Governor of Northern Province handed over 21 Ambulances

Governor of Northern Province handed over 21 Ambulances

With the aim of improving public services by expanding health service in the Northern Province, 21 ambulances were handed over by the Central Health Ministry to the Northern Provincial Health ...
Representatives of Indian Universities call on Governor

Representatives of Indian Universities call on Governor

A delegation consists of representatives of the famous Indian universities visited Jaffna and participated at the exhibition held in Jaffna on 11th and 12th January. The delegation paid a courtesy ...
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 ...
The First Meeting of Inter District Irrigation & Agriculture Forum chaired by Governor

The First Meeting of Inter District Irrigation & Agriculture Forum chaired by Governor

The first meeting of Inter-District Irrigation & Agriculture Forum which was formed under the guidance and advice of Northern Province Governor in order to find a permanent solution for the ...
Norwegian Ambassador calls on NP Governor

Norwegian Ambassador calls on NP Governor

Norwegian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Thorbjorn Gaustadsaether made a visit to Jaffna. He met Northern Province Governor Dr.Suren Raghavan on 07th February 2019 at Governor’s Secretariat which is located at ...
All Private Tuition Centres must be registered – Governor ordered

All Private Tuition Centres must be registered – Governor ordered

Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan has ordered to all private tuition centres in the Northern Province to register within a month. Accordingly, the proprietors of all the private educational institutions functioning ...
The Government Servants should work with dedication to create an environment where people can enjoy real independence – Secretary to the Governor

The Government Servants should work with dedication to create an environment where people can enjoy real independence – Secretary to the Governor

“As the Northern Province is the province that has been returned from the war, the government servants in the province should work together with dedication to create an environment where ...
Governor’s Independence Day Message

Governor’s Independence Day Message

My Independence Day wishes to all Sri Lankans including the President and the Prime Minister who are celebrating the 71st Independence Day today. Although it is proud to our country ...
The import tax on potato increase from Rs. 20 to 50 rupees

The import tax on potato increase from Rs. 20 to 50 rupees

In order to increase the income of farmers engaged in potato cultivation in the Northern Province as well as in the whole country, Jaffna District Parliamentarian Anganjan Ramanathan requested the ...
Meeting between the Northern Governor and the Secretaries of the Line Ministries

Meeting between the Northern Governor and the Secretaries of the Line Ministries

The meeting with the Northern Province Governor and the Secretaries and Heads of Departments of the Line Ministries and Departments was held on 31 January 2018 at the Presidential Secretariat ...
Parliamentarian Angajan Ramanathan calls on Governor

Parliamentarian Angajan Ramanathan calls on Governor

Parliamentarian and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Organizer for Jaffna and Kilinochchi districts Angajan Ramanathan met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan at his office at Chundikuli, Jaffna on ...
Governor’s Public Day held on Jan 30th

Governor’s Public Day held on Jan 30th

This week’s Governor’s Public Day was held on 30th January 2019 at Chief Minister’s Ministry which is located at Kaithady under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province with the ...
Newly Built Classrooms handed over to Students

Newly Built Classrooms handed over to Students

The newly built classrooms were handed over to students on January 28, 2019, as part of the development programs undertaken in various schools of Jaffna with the financial assistance of ...
Agriculture Federation for Iranaimadu Tank met Governor

Agriculture Federation for Iranaimadu Tank met Governor

Governor’s Attention on New Agriculture Insurance During the visit to Kilinochchi on 27th January 2018, Governor Suren Raghavan met the representatives of the Agriculture Federation for Iranaimadu Tank and had ...
Graduate Teachers & Technical Officers Appointments

Graduate Teachers & Technical Officers Appointments

The ceremony of issuing appointment letters to the newly recruited graduate teachers, technical officers, and work supervisors to fill the vacancies prevailing in Northern Provincial schools and government the offices ...
Governor’s ‘Public Day‘ held at CM’s Secretariat

Governor’s ‘Public Day‘ held at CM’s Secretariat

The Governor’s Public Day’ programme was held under the chairmanship of Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan on 23rd January 2019 at Chief Minister’s Secretariat which is located at Kaithady, Jaffna. Secretaries ...
Head of the South Asia Department and India Coordinator of British Government calls on NP Governor

Head of the South Asia Department and India Coordinator of British Government calls on NP Governor

Mr. Fergus Auld, Head of the South Asia Department and India Coordinator of British Government met Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 23rd January 2019 at Local Government ...
Another block of land in the north released to civilians

Another block of land in the north released to civilians

A block of state and private lands in Vavuniya district used by the Army was handed over to the civilians. An official event in this regard was held under the ...
Livelihood Assistance for Candle Manufacturing at Velanai

Livelihood Assistance for Candle Manufacturing at Velanai

Northern Provincial Ministry of Women’s Affairs provided livelihood assistance for a women-based society at Velanai, Jaffna. A set of equipment and furniture were distributed to “Joshop Candle” manufacturing women CBO ...
Pongal and New Year Celebrations at Kaithady Elders’ Home in 2019

Pongal and New Year Celebrations at Kaithady Elders’ Home in 2019

The senior citizens of Kaithady Shanthi Nilayam celebrated New Year and Thai Pongal festival by engaging in various activities. A special pooja was organized at Vinayagar Samedha Nitsinga Vairavar Temple ...
Banana Fiber Extracting Machine handed over to Lotus Entrepreneurship Group at Vengalacheddikulam

Banana Fiber Extracting Machine handed over to Lotus Entrepreneurship Group at Vengalacheddikulam

A banana fiber extracting machine was distributed by Provincial Ministry of Women Affairs to Lotus Entrepreneurship Group which engages in groups of 12 women at Kannaddy Vengalacheddikulam under the scheme ...
2nd Phase Distribution of Livelihood assistance to Women headed families – Jaffna

2nd Phase Distribution of Livelihood assistance to Women headed families – Jaffna

The second phase distribution of livelihood assistance to the women headed families was held at the Provincial Ministry office of Women’s Affairs on 12th December 2018 in Jaffna under the ...
Discussion with District Secretaries and Divisional Secretaries of NP

Discussion with District Secretaries and Divisional Secretaries of NP

A meeting with the District Secretaries and Divisional Secretaries of Northern Province was held under the chairmanship of Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan on 22nd January 2019 at ...
Governor’s ‘Public Day’ will be held at CM’s Office Tomorrow

Governor’s ‘Public Day’ will be held at CM’s Office Tomorrow

Governor of Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan paid a sudden visit today (22) to the Chief Minister’s Office which is located at Kaithady. After the lifespan of the Northern Provincial ...
Governor met Muslim religious leaders

Governor met Muslim religious leaders

Governor Dr.Suren Raghavan visited the Jaffna Grand Mosque and Jaffna town mosques on 19 January 2019. He met Muslim priests and had a discussion with them. 60 SHARES Share on ...
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 ...
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 ...
“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 ...
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 ...
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. ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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. 60 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 – ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...

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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
1st Provincial Steering Committee Meeting on RIDEP

1st Provincial Steering Committee Meeting on RIDEP

The first provincial steering committee meeting on the Rural Infrastructure Development Project in Emerging Regions (RIDEP) was held on 29.01.2019 under the Chairmanship of Chief Secretary, Northern Province Mr.A.Pathinathan at ...

The provincial level programme to control the Fall Army Worm (FAW) threats was jointly organized by Northern Provincial Ministry of Agriculture and Northern Provincial Department of Agriculture along with Central ...
Thai Pongal Festival of Provincial Education Ministry held at Mallavi

Thai Pongal Festival of Provincial Education Ministry held at Mallavi

The Thai Pongal festival was celebrated by Provincial Ministry of Education at Mallavi Yogambikai Samedha Yogapuranathar Temple on 18th January 2019. Assistant Director of Mrs. Sujeeva Sivathas headed the event.  A ...
Knowledge Sharing Programme on Management Information System(MIS)

Knowledge Sharing Programme on Management Information System(MIS)

The knowledge sharing programme on Management Information System (MIS) with UVA provincial officers and Northern provincial officers was held on 24.01.2019 at Council Secretariat conference hall and on 25.01.2019 at ...
Opening Ceremony of Rural Infrastructure Development Project in Emerging Regions (RIDEP) Office – Northern Province Copy

Opening Ceremony of Rural Infrastructure Development Project in Emerging Regions (RIDEP) Office – Northern Province Copy

The opening ceremony of the office of Rural Infrastructure Development Project in Emerging Regions (RIDEP) funded by JICA was held on 01st January 2019. Chief Secretary of Northern Province A. ...