This tree has a high respect in Tamil Culture. It is natural, then, to call it a `karpaha` or celestial tree, because all its parts without exception could be used by man.
we strive for responsible and sustainable solutions. We work toward successful integration and – whenever possible – for the fulfilment of the wish to return home.
Following the success of this new method of red onion cultivation theMinistry of Agriculture is now looking at further improving red onion cultivations, with these seedlings in the Jaffna peninsula as well.
jaffna women still Are the reservoirs and transmitters of cultural knowledge In their communities.

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Livelihood Assistance for rehabilitated families in Jaffna

13 December 2018
Livelihood  Assistance for rehabilitated families in Jaffna

The livestock for the value of six hundred thousand rupees were provided. To 37 families of rehabilitated persons in Jaffna using the ford allocated the ministry of Resettlement, Rehabilitation, Northern Development and Hindu Religions Affairs. This event was coordinated by Socio Economic and Welfare office of Jaffna and held on...

Feasibility Report on Cashew Cultivation in jaffna Peninsula

03 January 2019
Feasibility Report on Cashew Cultivation in jaffna Peninsula

    The cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale) is a tropical evergreen tree that produces the cashew seed (nut) and the cashew apple. It can grow as high as 14 m (46 ft), but the dwarf cashew, growing up to 6 m (20 ft), has proved more profitable, with earlier maturity and higher yields.  The species is originally native to northeastern Brazil....

National Productivity Awards Results - 2016/2017

10 January 2019

National Productivity Awards Results - 2016/2017  national productivity award competition organized by National Productivity Secretariat introduced in Public Sector, School Sector and Manufacturing & Service Sector across the country. District Secretariat Jaffna has won the second place in the island-wide National Productivity awards for 2016/2017 year under the Public Sector...

Thaipongal Festival

17 January 2019
Thaipongal Festival

The Thaipongal Festival Organized by the welfare society of district was celebrated at District Secretariat Jaffna on 16th January 2019 Wednesday. This celebration were presided by Mr.Gilbert Guam, President of welfare society. Mr.N.Vethanayakan District secretary, Additional District secretary, and the staff of the District secretariat were participated. Furthermore the Government...

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The livestock for the value of six hundred thousand rupees were provided.  To 37 families of rehabilitated persons in Jaffna using the ford allocated the ministry of Resettlement, Rehabilitation, Northern Development and Hindu Religions Affairs.

This event was coordinated by Socio Economic and Welfare office of Jaffna and held on 06.12.2018 at 9.00am at Sarvodaya Center Ariyalai Presided by Mr. N. Vethanayakam Government Agent, Jaffna.